Biden: Those mounted Border Patrol agents will pay for — er — doing their job

Biden: Those mounted Border Patrol agents will pay for — er — doing their job

[Ed. – Like president he served under as veep, Biden believes in shooting now, aiming later.]

“Those people will pay,” Joe Biden promised, making the Border Patrol a bigger target for the president than the Taliban, apparently. Biden got confronted in his presser this morning over the border crisis, with one reporter pressing him to explain how his promises of humane treatment square with the images seen from Del Rio. Biden seized on the misinformation about alleged whippings by the Border Patrol’s mounted units, promising “consequences” for the agents in question:

Our pal Guy Benson notes the contrast between Biden’s assessment of American law enforcement and the “business”-minded people currently reinstating amputations in Afghanistan. …

First, how appropriate is it for Biden to threaten these agents with “consequences” before any due process takes place, let alone some due diligence? All of this nonsense has been driven by photographs that don’t show anyone being whipped at all, a point that the photographer himself makes. …

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