• The Latest: Melania Trump says US should govern 'with heart'

    5 monthes ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on the Trump administration and its policy to separate migrant children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border :
    4:30 p.m.
    First lady Melania Trump is wading into the emotional controversy over policies enacted by her husband's administration that have increased the number of migrant children being separated from their parents.
    Mrs. Trump's spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham says the first lady believes "we need to be a country that follows all laws," but also one "that governs with heart."
    She says that Mrs. Trump "hates to see children separated from their...
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  • US immigrant protection erosion began with Trump inaugural

    5 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    The Trump administration's move to separate immigrant parents from their children on the U.S.-Mexico border has grabbed attention around the world, drawn scorn from human-rights organizations and overtaken the immigration debate in Congress. It's also a situation that has been brewing since the week President Donald Trump took office, when he issued his first order signaling a tougher approach to asylum-seekers. Since then, the administration has been steadily eroding protections for immigrant children and families.
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  • ‘Nobody likes' separating kids from parents at the border, Conway says

    ‘Nobody likes' separating kids from parents at the border, Conway says

    5 monthes ago - By New York Post

    Top White House adviser Kellyanne Conway said “nobody likes” separating children from their parents and pushed back on claims the Trump administration is using the kids as a bargaining chip to get Democrats ​on board with​ ​increased ​border security. ​”As a mother, as a Catholic, as somebody who has got a conscience​... I will...
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  • A far-right darling in the White House was the one who convinced Trump the US should separate parents from their children at the border

    A far-right darling in the White House was the one who convinced Trump the US should separate parents from their children at the border

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The New York Times reported President Donald Trump's "zero-tolerance" policy that separates families at the US-Mexico border was the work of White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller.
    Miller pushed the policy to fruition after March's increase in illegal immigration, which Trump touted as a top priority in his 2016 campaign.
    The policy has drawn criticism from lawmakers in and outside of the Trump administration.
    President Donald Trump's "zero-tolerance" policy that separates families at the US-Mexico border was the work of White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller .
    The New...
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