Chicago bus: First bus carrying migrants from Texas-Mexico border arrives in Illinois, officials say

CNN — The State of Texas, which for several months has thousands of buses of newly arrived migrants at the US-Mexico border to New York and Washington, DC, has defined a new metropolitan area as destination: Chicago. Undocumented migrants on a charter bus from Texas arrived in Chicago on Wednesday evening, according to the office … Read more

Pentagon rejects DC Mayor Muriel Bowser’s request for National Guard to assist migrants arriving in nation’s capital for second time

CNN — The Pentagon rejected a second request from the mayor of Washington, DC, to help manage migrants arriving in the city by bus from Texas and Arizona, according to a defense official. The Pentagon, according to a copy of the rejection letter reviewed by CNN, said it “would not be appropriate” to use the … Read more

At least 68 migrants arrived in New York on buses sent by Texas Governor Abbott over the weekend

CNN — New York Mayor Eric Adams claimed some migrants were ‘forced’ onto buses from Texas, as another 14 asylum seekers arrived in the city on Sunday in another bus sent by the governor of Texas, Greg Abbott. Fifty-four asylum seekers arrived in New York on Friday on a bus from Texas, according to the … Read more