Trump administration officials have described the centers, where migrants could be detained indefinitely under new rules, as “campus-like settings,” but immigration advocates say they are more like prisons.
By Gretchen Frazee
Protests and rallies focused around the separation of families at the U.S.-Mexico border are scheduled this weekend, while more than two dozen congressional Democrats planned to visit detention facilities in Texas.
By Associated Press
Bombarded with criticism condemning the family-separation situation as a national moment of shame, Trump came back firing.
By Jonathan Lemire, Darlene Superville, Associated Press
Immigration authorities on Friday issued a notice that they may seek up to 15,000 beds to detain families.
By Amy Taxin, Associated Press
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