Published: Sun, June 24, 2018
Global Media | By Garry Long

Trump Signs Executive Order to Jail Immigrant Families Together, Without Limit

Trump Signs Executive Order to Jail Immigrant Families Together, Without Limit

Heather Reynolds, the nonprofit's director, says the three are among 12 immigrant children at the shelter who were separated from their parents under a Trump administration "zero tolerance" policy.

Trump first spoke out against separation at the border on Sunday, saying that she "hates" seeing children taken away from their parents.

Speaking before a Cabinet meeting, Trump says "I signed a very good executive order".

"I would also like to ask you how I can help these children to reunite with their families as quickly as possible".

Images of children in holding facilities near the southern border have sparked outrage for days. Bowing to pressure and widespread protests, he signed an executive order on June 20 against the move of his administration to separate children from their parents who illegally enter the country.

But the First Lady-and her close circle of advisors-somehow failed to realize that photos of her in the Zara design would be seen and critiqued.

One leg of the trip - a visit to a border patrol processing center - was scrapped due to flooding. "It's nothing we could call a trend", the official said. Another told Trump they were learning how to celebrate the Fourth of July.

Melania Trump was unable to escape controversy on the trip.

Seems like she doesn't care what we think, though. The first lady signed it as well.

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The two bills expected to the House floor Thursday address the family separations.

A hardline proposal was defeated, as expected.

The House defeated the measure by a vote of 231-193 as a group of Republicans joined Democrats to sink the plan.

The Trump administration began drawing up plans to house as many as 20,000 migrants on US military bases, though officials gave differing accounts as to whether those beds would be for children or for entire families.

But detaining children indefinitely doesn't seem like a real solution. They also fund border security.

The California Democrat asked the U.N.to investigate operations under the authority of the Department of Homeland Security and the Office of Refugee Resettlement at the border and "throughout the more than 17 states around the country that are now housing children who have been separated from their families".

Passage of the bill was always a long shot but failure may now come at a steeper price as Republicans - and Mr Trump - have raised expectations that, as the party in control of Congress and the White House, they can fix the nation's long-standing immigration problems. CBP agents were instructed Wednesday night to no longer send parents with children to federal courthouses for prosecution.

Mrs Trump sat alongside Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar at a table at Upbring New Hope Children's Center and heard caregivers explain how the children are well treated.

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