Newhouse Statement on Visit to Southern Border

Jul 6 Press Release

SUNNYSIDE, WA – Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement after touring the Southern U.S. border near McAllen, Texas and briefings by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Friday, June 29th and Saturday, June 30th:

COLUMN: Secure Border and Address DACA to Make Progress on Immigration

If you tried, it would be difficult to meet anyone who does not have strong feelings about our nation’s broken immigration system. It is an issue that drives an emotional debate regarding the future of our country.

In a recent interview, Chris Cabrera, a border patrol agent with the National Border Patrol Council referred to the situation at the Southern border, saying:

Op-Ed: Some in Congress want to keep immigration crisis alive for short-term gain

Our broken immigration system has been coined a “third rail” of politics because both sides tend to politicize it instead of compromising on a solution. I believe Congress must act with a realistic view to address border security and reform our broken immigration process.

Newhouse Statement on $29 Million in PILT Payments to Washington State to Support Vital Services in Communities

Jun 28 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) released the following statement after U.S.