[Ed. – As others are pointing out, this comes as Kamala Harris’s trajectory in border leadership nosedives within 48 hours of being announced. You really have to be a determined partisan to claim we’re seeing more order and discipline from the Biden administration than we saw with Trump’s.]
First Lady Dr. Jill Biden pledged, after her husband was sworn into office, to lead a task force to reunite child migrants separated from their families at the United States-Mexico border under Trump-era immigration, with relatives in the United States, but activists who planned to work with the First Lady’s office say she’s “backed away” and “disappeared” from the effort.
Jill Biden decided on the plan after visiting a camp for asylum seekers blocked by Trump’s “remain in Mexico” policy, which required migrants to await asylum hearings outside of the United States. Biden claimed to have been “visibly shocked” by the situation and told reporters that the conditions were “heartbreaking to see.” …
Now, though, the White House tells Politico Jill Biden has “no formal role” in any task force to reunite separated migrant children with their families, and immigration activists say Biden has “backed away” from their efforts.