“Do you believe that illegal entry at America’s borders should remain a crime?” Senator Josh Hawley (R-Missouri) asked at one point, only for Garland to reply, “I just haven’t thought about that question.”

“I don’t know of a proposal to decriminalize but still make it unlawful to enter,” Garland added. Asked if the DOJ would continue to prosecute illegal immigration, he called it “a question of allocation of resources.”



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