Obama administration seeks $3.7 billion in supplemental funding to deal with influx of unaccompanied children along southwest border

Monday, July 21, 2014
SOURCE: Customs & Border Patrol

The Obama administration has requested from Congress $3.7 billion in emergency supplementing funding to help the Departments of Homeland Security, Health and Human Services, State, and Justice to…

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Republican Senators raise concerns that most unaccompanied migrant children will end up staying in the U.S.

Friday, July 18, 2014
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina). SOURCE: appropriations.senate.gov

Republican Senators have raised concerns that unaccompanied migrant children who are placed with family members by the Department of Health and Human Services will most likely end up…

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Homeland Security Secretary seeks to modify 2008 law that requiring unaccompanied migrant children to be transferred to HHS

Friday, July 18, 2014
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson. SOURCE: appropriations.senate.gov

Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson is asking Congress to modify the 2008 William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) to allow for the immediate deportation of unaccompanied…

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Transcript: Sen. Patty Murray’s Q&A on the $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border – July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Patty Murray’s (D-Washington) Q&A on the Obama administration’s $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border….

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Transcript: Sen. Susan Collins’s Q&A on the $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border – July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Susan Collins’s (R-Maine) Q&A on the Obama administration’s $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border….

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Transcript: Sen. Mark Udall’s Q&A on the $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border – July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Mark Udall’s (D-New Mexico) Q&A on the Obama administration’s $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest…

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Transcript: Sen. Lamar Alexander’s Q&A on the $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border – July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Lamar Alexander’s (R-Tennessee) Q&A on the Obama administration’s $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border….

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Transcript: Sen. Mike Johanns’s remarks on the $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border – July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Partial transcript of remarks by Sen. Mike Johanns (R-Nebraska) on the Obama administration’s $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest…

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Transcript: Sen. Mary Landrieu’s remarks on the $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border – July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Partial transcript of remarks by Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-Louisiana) on the Obama administration’s $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest…

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Transcript: Sen. Chris Coons’s Q&A on the $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border – July 10, 2014

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Chris Coons’s (D-Delaware) Q&A on the Obama administration’s $3.7 billion emergency supplemental request to address the influx of unaccompanied children at the southwest border….

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