Biden To Arrive At El Paso

President Biden is set Sunday to visit the southern U.S. border for the first time in his presidency.

  • The president is scheduled to spend a few hours in El Paso, Texas, which has recently become a major entry point for illegal crossings.
  • Biden critics, and some supporters, have urged him to got the border to see first-hand the issues related to record-high immigration.
  • The president is scheduled to meet with border officials also talk about such related issues as the related, increased  trafficking of fentanyl and other synthetic opioids, which has contributed to a large number of  overdoses in the U.S.