Speaker Boehner, sensing another revolt of the conservative base over the new House border plan, so is doing a last-ditch effort to win people over. I'm a pretty good reader, but his argument is hard to follow. As best I can tell, Boehner's office seems to be saying:
- Unaccompanied Alien Children accounted for less than two percent of asylum applications in FY 2013.
- In the first three quarters of FY 2014, there were 1,532 applications for asylum...