This says children can be kept in Border Patrol cages for 30 days. That is literally what this means. /5
This is not about the best interests of the child.
It is using kids as bait. /6
This language overrides those protections completely. /7
The cruelty of separation was driven home with the public because we saw it.
We heard it. propublica.org/article/childr…
Once kids are behind bars expect far less visibility. /9
Expect a gleeful investor call by private prison company executives. /10
On substance, this bill is mean-spirited and ugly. Members should hear from you today.
Call (202) 224-3121 /end