Act Customs and Border Protection Commissioner John Sanders has resigned amid ongoing controversy over Federal-prison-conditions along the Mexican border.
The news comes shortly after it was reported that more than 100 children are back to a Border Patrol station in Clint, Texas, so it was reported, had poor Hygiene, food and water, with children caring for each other.
The resignation came as house lawmakers were scrambling to pass a troubled $ 4.5 billion funding bill to combat the escalating humanitarian crisis at the border, with the Republicans accusing Democrats of “playing games” with the crisis, and the Democrats their GOP colleagues to “show some decency.”
The administration of the immigration agencies are currently the focus of great controversy, and Packed with turmoil.
Fox News reported on Monday that Sanders’ predecessor, curing acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan, was accused of leaking plans last week for a scheduled Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids, according to the expression of violent opposition and, allegedly, the order of top-officials to “stand down” operation.
President Trump hit stop to these raids over the weekend held the possibility of a legislative solution.
Fox News’ Brooke Singman and Adam Shaw and The Associated Press contributed to this report.