New York City, New York, officials are hatching a plan to fill more luxury hotels with commuters and illegal aliens arriving daily on buses from Texas.
For more than six months, Texas Governor Greg Abbott (right) has been busing commuters and illegal aliens to New York, a sanctuary city. The latest figures show that more than 19,400 cross-border commuters and illegal aliens have arrived by bus, 73% of whom remain in the city’s overcrowded homeless shelter system.
City officials have begun placing new arrivals in a tent city on Randall’s Island that includes free Wi-Fi, video games, laundry service, a popcorn machine, and laundry facilities. other amenities.
Authorities will now also house about 160 cross-border commuters and illegal aliens at the Washington Jefferson Hotel in Manhattan’s Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood.
W42ST reports that in “…emails obtained by W42ST, the Department of Social Services (DSS) informed local elected officials and some members of Manhattan Community Board 4 late Monday evening” of the new provisions:
“As you know, New York City is currently under a state of emergency as we continue to experience a sharp increase in the number of asylum seekers from Latin America and other regions, with more than 16,000 people have entered the New York City shelter system since May,” the email read.. [Emphasis added]
“The City continues to work to provide comprehensive support and resources to these individuals in addition to our everyday New Yorkers who are struggling, and at this time we must act quickly to meet our legal and moral obligation to house those in need. [Emphasis added]
Meanwhile, The Row NYC would also have housed commuters and illegal aliens and officials said the luxury hotel would house a maximum of 200.
During the New York Governors’ Debate this week, Rep. Lee Zeldin (R-NY) slammed Democratic Governor Kathy Hochul for failing to ask President Joe Biden’s administration to crack down on illegal immigration at the border. Mexican-American.
The latest estimates reveal that about 5.5 million border commuters and illegal aliens have arrived at the southern border since Biden took office. From February 2021 to August 2022, the Biden administration released approximately 1.35 million cross-border commuters and illegal aliens into American communities.
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