• October 23, 2021

Tags : trumpcamps

Feds Remain Mum on Whether There is Plan to Reunify

HARLINGEN — While federal officials say they have a process in place for reunifying the thousands of undocumented immigrant parents and their children whose separations set off a humanitarian crisis along the Texas-Mexico border, it is unclear how or if they plan to reunite families seeking asylum. A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement statement released […]Read More

Arguments, Confusion, Second-Guessing: Inside Trump’s Reversal on Separating Migrant Families

The White House’s hastily crafted executive order to end child separations spurred confusion and fights within the federal government, and second-guessing from the president who had demanded the order in the first place. Amid continuing fallout from the Trump administration’s family separation policy, and a disjointed retreat earlier this week, senior officials met Friday to […]Read More

Sens. Cruz, Cornyn Tour Shelters Housing Immigrant Children Separated From

WESLACO — After touring shelters that house some of the thousands of migrant children separated from their parents under President Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” policy, Republican U.S. Sens. Ted Cruz and John Cornyn of Texas reaffirmed their commitment to keeping kids with their parents after they cross the border — so long as future immigration policy better deters people […]Read More

Pentagon Asked to Make Room for 20,000 Migrant Children on

The Trump administration is considering housing up to 20,000 unaccompanied migrant children on military bases in coming months, according to lawmakers and a Defense Department memo obtained by The Washington Post. In a notification to lawmakers, the Pentagon said officials at Health and Human Services asked whether beds could be provide for children at military […]Read More

Melania Trump Visits Separated Migrant Children in McAllen, Texas

First Lady Melania Trump made an unannounced trip to the border on Thursday, visiting a children’s shelter in McAllen. “She supports family reunification,” said Stephanie Grisham, the first lady’s communications director, according to a pool report from the Dallas Morning News. “She thinks that it’s important that children stay with their families.” Trump toured the […]Read More

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