For release: 04/02/19
If not an emergency, what is it?
By Cal Thomas
Tribune Content Agency
The flood tide of illegal immigrants crossing our southern border cannot and must not continue. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) has said of it, “The system is broken and overwhelmed. It is a national emergency.”
The definition of emergency might help focus attention:
“A sudden, urgent, usually unexpected occurrence or occasion requiring immediate action.”