House Democrats spent two years in the minority last Congress admonishing Republicans for not doing enough to protect and care for migrant children crossing the nation’s southern border. Now in the majority with control over the House floor, Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her conference are poised to let funding for the Unaccompanied Alien Children (UAC) program run out. Why? They never cared in the first place.
Republican Jim Jordan represents Ohio's Fourth District in the U.S. House of Representatives. He serves as the ranking member on the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, is a member of the House Judiciary Committee, and is a co-founder of the House Freedom Caucus.