Unaccompanied young people have been flooding across the border and crowding temporary shelters in the U.S. Is the reason this has been happening due to lax border security combined with an expectation the U.S. government might soon grant blanket amnesty to people in the country illegally?

According to Josh Earnest, who is replacing Jay Carney as White House press secretary, the blame is elsewhere:

A “misinformation campaign” by “syndicates”? Oh, ok Josh.


“Devoid of self-awareness,” and then some:

This administration isn’t even trying to make sense anymore:

Meanwhile, it would appear that the Obama administration plans to pay Central American countries to reintegrate those same young people who came to the U.S. illegally: