Free Beacon Joseph Simonson

Joe Simonson is a senior investigative reporter for the Washington Free Beacon. He previously worked as an investigative reporter and campaign correspondent for the Washington Examiner. His work has appeared in the New York Post, the American Conservative, and National Review. He lives in Washington, DC. His Twitter handle is @SaysSimonson. You can reach Joe at

Dem Budget Bill Would Slash Border Protection Budget by Half Billion Dollars

Cuts proposed as southern border faces a decades-high surge of illegal immigrants

October 19, 2021

Biden CBP Nominee Puts Admin to the Left of Obama on Immigration

Former police chief Chris Magnus in 2020 rejected federal grant for border towns

October 18, 2021

Biden Cracks Down on Legal Migrants

Illegal immigrants not subject to vaccine requirements for legal migrants

October 13, 2021

Mayorkas Declares War on Immigration Enforcement

Homeland Security will no longer conduct raids on workplaces that employ illegal aliens

October 12, 2021

Memo: Biden Admin Weighing Plans To Send Migrants to Vermont

Internal deliberations come after crisis in Del Rio, Texas

October 7, 2021

Dems Tuck Multibillion-Dollar Handout to Illegal Immigrants Into Reconciliation

Biden's $3.5 trillion spending bill gives migrants same child benefits as Americans

October 4, 2021

A Border Town's Democratic Mayor Has Had Enough

Texas mayor Pete Saenz: 'It was working under Trump, call it whatever you want to call it, but it was working'

September 30, 2021