Number of Foreign Minors Crossing Border to Double Next Year

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Aug 06, 2014 10:49 AM

HOUSTON, Texas -- Despite claims that the number of apprehended unaccompanied alien children (UAC) has recently declined along the Texas-Mexico border, a shocking estimate from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) states that in Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 more than 127,000 foreign minors will attempt to illegally enter the country. That is more than double the number of UAC who will to cross the border this year.