Family Separation

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July 19, 2019 - 1:44 pm
A top Trump administration official said Thursday the number of family separations at the border has fallen since last summer's zero tolerance policy, and they are done only for compelling reasons.
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April 09, 2019 - 3:27 pm
Facing bipartisan pushback, President Donald Trump said Tuesday he's not looking to revive the much-criticized practice of separating migrant children from their families at the southern border. At the same time, he suggested the policy had worked to deter migrants from coming into the U.S.
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August 02, 2018 - 4:25 pm
Ivanka Trump said Thursday that the low point of her White House tenure surrounded the separation of migrant children from detained family members, saying she was "vehemently against family separation" but immigration was "incredibly complex as a topic."
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Migrant Children
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June 26, 2018 - 3:31 pm
The states, all of which are led by Democratic attorneys general, joined Washington, D.C., in filing the lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Seattle. It's the first legal challenge by states over the practice.
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Vice President Mike Pence
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June 20, 2018 - 12:37 pm
Vice President of the United States Mike Pence discussed the issue of families being separated at the southern border Wednesday.
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