Gov. Abbott Transported 40K Illegal Aliens to New York City Since 2022

Gov. Greg Abbott’s office released an updated list Friday regarding the number of illegal aliens Texas has transported to Democrat-led cities over the last couple of years.

State officials have transported over 12,500 illegal aliens to Washington, D.C., since April 2022; 40,300 to New York City and 33,000 to Chicago since August 2022; 3,400 to Philadelphia since November 2022; 17,100 to Denver since May 2023; and 1,500 to Los Angeles since June 2023.

The numbers represent a jump of 1,300 more illegal aliens to New York City, 800 more to Chicago, and 500 more to Denver since Abbott’s office last updated the totals.

The transportation is part of Texas’ multi-agency border security effort—Operation Lone Star—which began in March 2021 and is led by the Texas Department of Public Safety and Military Department.

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