Conservatives are for border security and prioritizing the needs of American citizens. We oppose the Biden Administration’s chaotic and dangerous handling of immigration along our southern border and an unwillingness to enforce our country’s immigration laws or complete the border wall construction. These reckless policies are leading to a rising crisis at the southern border. 

Conservatives believe there is nothing humane about promoting illegal immigration that incentivizes human trafficking, child abduction, and drug cartels. Sovereign nations must have secure, controllable borders and enforce the rule of law. 

Starting day one of his administration, President Biden has stopped effective border security measures put in place by the Trump Administration, amplified signals of an open border, halted construction of the border wall, and ceased enforcing immigration laws. He announced that he would no longer enroll illegal aliens coming to the border in the “Remain in Mexico” program, which had effectively stopped the caravans of illegal migrants coming from Central America. 

The Biden Administration has also terminated the effective asylum agreements the Trump Administration made with the governments of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras that held the Northern Triangle countries accountable. Biden seeks to replace them with $4 billion of foreign aid over four years, without any effective conditions attached, providing these countries with significant benefits of foreign aid, the U.S. accepting and employing their nationals, and the billions of dollars in remittances that their nationals send home from working in the U.S. That is a terrific deal for Central American countries, but no deal for America. 

Conservatives strongly oppose the policies that the left has put in place that incentivize unaccompanied alien children (UACs) to make the dangerous journey to our southern border, including quick release into America, taxpayer-provided representation, expedited juvenile visas, and more. We are now seeing another surge of UACs at the border including 5,700 in January and approximately 9,000 in February. 

The Biden Administration’s border and immigration policies have quickly and visibly attracted tens of thousands of illegal aliens to the border and they are being released into American communities. The Border Patrol is overwhelmed and is facing border crisis numbers, including 4,700 apprehensions a day. Obama DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson said during the border surge of 2019 that “a thousand [apprehensions] overwhelms the system. I cannot begin to imagine what 4,000 a day looks like, so we are truly in a crisis.” 

Today, Biden’s DHS is scrambling to re-open tent facilities and to locate planes to fly aliens to communities farther into the U.S. interior. A supplemental request for tens of billions of dollars will soon be sent to Congress to pay for these dangerous and reckless policies. Conservatives oppose this fiscal negligence. 

As President Biden and Democrat Governors keep public schools closed to America’s children and economic activity for American workers locked down, the Administration has opened the border to illegal migrants, including those testing positive for COVID. After suffering for a year, Americans deserve to have their lives and livelihoods prioritized, and not forced to pay the hospital bill for COVID infected illegal immigrants. 

As a sovereign nation, America has a right to a lawful and orderly immigration system. The Biden Administration has instead quickly brought illegal immigration and chaos to our border. Americans should be the priority and Americans deserve better.

The Honorable Edwin Meese III
Attorney General
President Ronald Reagan (1985-1988)

The Honorable Jim DeMint
Chairman, Conservative Partnership Institute
Member, US Senate (SC 2005-2013)

Ed Corrigan
Vice Chairman, Conservative Action Project
President & CEO, Conservative Partnership Institute

The Honorable T. Kenneth Cribb, Jr.
Chief Domestic Advisor
President Ronald Reagan (1987-1988)

Wesley Denton
Chief Operating Officer
Conservative Partnership Institute (CPI)

L. Brent Bozell, III
Founder and President
Media Research Center

Jenny Beth Martin
Chairman
Tea Party Patriots Citizen Fund

Mary Vought
Executive Director
Senate Conservatives Fund

William L. Walton
President
Council for National Policy

The Honorable Russ Vought
Director
Office of Management and Budget (2020-2021)

Dr. Jerry A. Johnson
President (2013-2019)
National Religious Broadcasters

The Honorable Jake Hoffman
State Representative
Arizona House of Representatives

The Honorable Ken Cuccinelli
Former Asst. Deputy Secretary
Department of Homeland Security

Joseph B. Gregory
CEO
Gregory Management Co.

Carrie Lukas
President
Independent Women’s Forum

The Honorable James C. Miller III
Budget Director for President Reagan, 1985-1988

Joel Anand Samy
Co-Host, America’s Roundtable Radio
Co-Founder, International Leaders Summit

Sherri R. Martin
Executive Vice President
The Martin Organization, Inc.

Lourdes Cosio
Campaign for the American Future

Shawn A. Mitchell
Former National Chaplain
National Federation of Republican Assemblies

The Honorable Stephen Stockman
U.S. House of Representatives
Former Member, Texas

Chad Connelly
President
Faith Wins

Judson Phillips
Founder
Tea Party Nation

Joseph A. Morris
Partner, Morris & De La Rosa
Assistant U.S. Attorney General (Reagan / Meese)

Rob Chambers
Vice President
AFA Action

Allen Roth
President
Secure America Now

Kay R. Daly
President
Coalition for a Fair Judiciary

Gary Marx
President
Madison Strategies LLC

Kevin Freeman
Founder
NSIC Institute

Richard Wright
Owner
R & S LLC

Robert K. Fischer
Meeting Coordinator
Conservatives of Faith

Andresen Blom
President
Hawaiian Values

C. Preston Noell III
President
Tradition, Family, Property, Inc.

Augusta Petrone
Board Member
Center for Security Policy

Lori Roman
President
ACRU Action

Jack Park
Conservative Activist and Donor
Law Offices of Jack Park

Mat Staver
Chairman
Liberty Counsel Action

Charles J. Cooper
Assistant Attorney General, President Ronald Reagan (1985-1988)
Cooper & Kirk, PLLC

The Honorable Leo Biasiucci
House Representative
Arizona House of Representatives

The Honorable Gary L. Bauer
President
American Values

Ralph A. Rebandt, II
Lead Pastor
Oakland Hills Community Church

Michelle Easton
President
Clare Boothe Luce Center for Conservative Women

Anne Schlafly Cori
Chairman
Eagle Forum

E W Jackson
President
STAND Foundation, Inc.

Kathleen Patten
President and CEO
American Target Advertising

Tom DeWeese
President
American Policy Center

Gerard Kassar
State Chairman
NYS Conservative Party

Lee Beaman
CEO
Beaman Ventures

Joseph Chaplik
President
Joseph Bernard, LLC

The Honorable Diana Denman
President/ Chairman
The Reagan Legacy Forum

Wade Kirby
Director of Development
GSWA

Alfred S. Regnery
Chairman, Conservative Action Project
President, Republic Book Publishers

The Honorable J. Kenneth Blackwell
Chairman
Constitutional Congress, Inc.

Myron Ebell
Director, Center for Energy and Environment
Competitive Enterprise Institute

The Honorable Bob McEwen
U.S. House of Representatives
Former Member, Ohio

The Honorable Tony Perkins
President
Family Research Council

The Honorable Morton C. Blackwell
President
The Leadership Institute

Rachel Bovard
Senior Director of Policy
Conservative Partnership Institute (CPI)

Kelly J. Shackelford, Esq.
Chairman, CNP Action, Inc.
President and CEO, First Liberty Institute

Lt. Gen. William G. Boykin (Ret.)
Executive Vice President
Family Research Council

The Honorable Matt Schlapp
Chairman
American Conservative Union

David N. Bossie
President
Citizens United

Lady Brigitte Gabriel
Founder & Chairman
ACT For America

Elaine Donnelly
President
Center for Military Readiness

Heather R. Higgins
CEO
Independent Women’s Voice

Mike Davis
Founder and President
Article III Project (A3P)

Craig Shirley
Presidential Historian
Reagan Biographer

Rod D. Martin
Founder and CEO
The Martin Organization, Inc.

Christina Murphy Lusk
President
The Martin Foundation

Guillermo J. Aragon
Chief Financial Officer
Martin Imaging, Inc

Haley E. Martin
Past President
The Martin Foundation

Richard Norman
Founder and President
The Richard Norman Company

Richard D. Hayes
Partner
Hayes, Berry, White & Vanzant, LLP

Seton Motley
President
Less Government

Steve Berger
President
ASI

Rebecca Hagelin
CEO
United in Purpose

Karen England
Executive Director
Capitol Resource Institute

Don Woodsmall
Principal
Arromid, LLC

The Honorable Peter J. Thomas
Chairman
The Conservative Caucus

Debbie Georgatos
Host, America, Can We Talk?
CWT Publications, LLC

James L. Martin
Founder/Chairman
60 Plus Association

Saulius “Saul” Anuzis
President
60 Plus Association

Amapola Hansberger
Founder and President
Legal Immigrants for America

Eric Georgatos
Executive Producer
America Can We Talk? americacanwetalk.org

Joan Holt Lindsey
President
Lindsey Communications

Richard Manning
President
Americans for Limited Government

Willes K. Lee
President
National Federation of Republican Assemblies

Dr. Richard Rounsavelle
Trustee
MRC

Khadine Ritter
Chairman
Eagle Forum of Ohio

Darrell A. Henry
Executive Director
Western Caucus Foundation

Eunie Smith
President Emeritus
Eagle Forum

Paavo Ensio
Chairman
Universal Minerals Group

Peggy Dau
Representative
IranAliveMinistries

Floyd Brown
President
Western Center for Journalism

Penna Dexter
Co-host
Point of View Radio

Ron Pearson
Executive Director
Conservative Victory Fund

Kielle C. Horton
President
The Lindsey Foundation

William W. Pascoe, III
Board Member
Tea Party Patriots Action

Terrence Scanlon
Retired President and Chairman
Capital Research Center

Jacqueline Parker
Arizona State Representative
State of Arizona

Melvin Adams
President
Noah Webster Educational Foundation

Dr. Allen Unruh
Founder
National Abstinence Clearinghouse