FIRST ON FOX: Senate Judiciary ranking member Lindsey Graham, R-S. C., is demanding answers from the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security on the agencies’ actions on the illegal migrants, who attacked New York City police officers, freed without bail.
"I was saddened but not surprised to hear about the latest consequences of President Biden's illegal immigration crisis - a violent beat-down near Times Square in New York of several NYPD officers by a dozen migrants," Graham wrote in a letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, asking what their respective agencies will do in response to the "brazen attack."
"Will the aliens who perpetrated this attack be deported?" Graham asked. "If so, when? If not, why not?"
The Justice Department confirmed receipt of the letter and declined to comment further.
DHS did not immediately respond to Fox News Digital's requests for comment on the letter. Mayorkas faces a possible impeachment vote in the House after the House Homeland Security Committee cleared a resolution for his impeachment this week.
Over the weekend, a pair of New York City police officers were attacked by at least seven illegal migrants near Times Square. The suspects were later released without bail following their arrest.... (Read more)
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