Texas Governor signs executive order BANNING transporting of illegal aliens . Texas Governor Greg Abbott signs executive order BANNING bussing of migrants away from border after crossings caused 'dramatic rise in COVID cases'
Under the new order only law enforcement officials can transport migrants
Those who crossed the border illegally and have been released into the interior by Border Patrol will not be able to use any other form of ground transpot
Abbott cited the Delta variant and Biden's 'failure' to enforce Title 42
Title 42 was put in place by the CDC during the Trump administration as a way to slow the spread of COVID by allowing CBP to turn migrants away at the border
Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Tuesday gave the Texas National Guard members state arrest authority for migrants at the border
He said the order is another attempt to 'secure the rule of law at our southern border' with 'more manpower'
La Joya Police said a migrant family was 'apprehended by Border Patrol days prior and were released because they were sick with Covid-19'
This report and others caused a county judge to demand Biden stop allowing federal agencies to release COVID-infected migrant into Texas communities