To The Contrary

TTC Extra: Research Shows Family Separation Not a Deterrent

Clip: Season 27 | 6m 49s

Research by the Center for American Progress shows that policies of family separation and family detention are not effective deterrents against illegal immigration. The progressive think tank looked at government data spanning the Barack Obama and Donald Trump administrations. PANEL: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Sabrina Schaeffer, Jennifer Higgins, Megan Beyer

Aired: 07/27/18

Rating: NR

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