A $ 4.5 million house bill aimed at providing more funding to immigrant families detained at the US-Mexico border poses a challenge to the democratic house's spokesman Nancy Pelosis's grip on her party, since its liberal faction claims that the bill is not goes far enough while moderate concern that pushes to perfection will result in passivity at the border.
requests that more funding at the border comes from reports that children detained in the United States from Mexico are kept under difficult conditions. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told Fox News on Monday that the situation at the border between the United States and Mexico is sharp. Azar said that HHS shelters have capacity and the budget is not there to increase it unless the Congress operates.
Customs and Border Protection Chief Operating Officer John Sanders told the Associated Press that border patrol stations hold 1
A $ 4.5 billion home car bill aimed at alleviating the circumstances that these are being voted on Tuesday, but Liberal Democrats demand that regulations strengthen the protection of immigrant children and challenge the Trump administration's border policy. Democrats met on Capitol Hill with Pelosi late Monday to try to reach a compromise. The meeting made no significant democratic complaints.
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Requested before the meeting about her concern that democracy's rise to perfection may lead to border inactivity, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, DN.Y., called it "a delicate situation". Then she seemed to have left the door open and said, "My primary goal is to keep the children from dying," before calling the humanitarian bill a "short-term" measure. "
But others were not swept. Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., Said after the meeting:" We cannot continue to throw money into a dysfunctional system. We do not just ask that simple changes be made to this bill without going back to the drawing board and really addressing this from a humanitarian issue. "The White House accused lawmakers in a letter earlier Monday trying to undermine its efforts at the border and claims that the house package provides enough money to strengthen border security or the means of Trump's proposed border.
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Congress plans to leave Washington in a few days for a week-long 4th of July recess, while lawmakers do not want to depart without acting on the law of fear of being accused of not responding to humanitarian problems at the border, it seems unlikely that Congress would have time to send a compromise between house and senate to Trump at the end of the week. 19659003] Fox News & # 39; Chad Pergram and The Associated Press contributed to this report.