Newsmax: Biden ICE Nominee’s 2015 China Trip Reportedly Funded by Visa Advocacy Group

IRLI In The News

May 19, 2021

By Theodore Bunker

President Joe Biden’s nominee to lead Immigration and Customs Enforcement reportedly took a trip to China in 2015 that was paid for by a group that advocates allowing people to obtain a U.S. visa in exchange for investing in domestic projects, according to the Washington Free Beacon.

The Free Beacon reported that Texas state ethics records show Ed Gonzalez, the sheriff of Harris County, Texas since 2017, has financial ties to Houston EB5, a group that backs the EB-5 visa program — and the association could cause complications during his confirmation hearing.

Read the full story at Newsmax

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