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Full Committee Hearing on Financial Cost of the Biden-Mayorkas Border Crisis

September 19, 2023

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Wednesday, September 20 at 10:00 AM ET, the House Committee on Homeland Security, led by Chairman Mark E. Green, MD (R-TN), will hold a hearing to examine the financial cost of the historic national security and humanitarian crisis at the Southwest border for border communities and cities across the country, and how President Biden and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas’ open-border policies have sparked massive misuse and waste of taxpayer dollars. This hearing launches the fourth phase of the Committee’s oversight investigation into the border crisis.


WHAT: A House Committee on Homeland Security hearing entitled “The Financial Costs of Mayorkas’ Open Border.”

DATE: Wednesday, September 20, 2023

TIME: 10:00 AM ET

LOCATION: 310 Cannon House Office Building


The Honorable Jonathan W. Lines
County Supervisor, District 2, Yuma County, Arizona         

The Honorable Joseph C. Borelli
New York City Council

Aaron Reichlin-Melnick
Policy Director, American Immigration Council

Witness testimony will be added. The hearing will be open to the public and press. Press must RSVP by Tuesday, September 19, 2023 at 6pm ET.