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Inside processing center handling influx of migrants
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Inside processing center handling influx of migrants

Inside processing center handling influx of migrants - CBS News Watch CBS News CBS News was given rare access to a new mobile processing center in El Paso, Texas, that's seeing an average of 1,500 migrants a day. About half of them fled from Venezuela's authoritarian regime. Manuel Bojorquez reports. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On Source link
Republican governors continue sending migrants to Democratic states
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Republican governors continue sending migrants to Democratic states

Republican governors continue sending migrants to Democratic states - CBS News Watch CBS News Governors of Republican border states such as Florida and Texas are continuing to bus and fly migrants to Democrat-led cities and states in protest of the Biden administration’s immigration policies. Michael George has the latest. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On Source link
GOP governors intensify migrant transportation campaign, stranding asylum-seekers on an island and a busy street
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GOP governors intensify migrant transportation campaign, stranding asylum-seekers on an island and a busy street

Republican governors this week escalated their efforts to transport migrants released from federal border custody to Democratic-led jurisdictions, sending groups of Latin American asylum-seekers to Martha's Vineyard and a busy street near Vice President Kamala Harris' residence in Washington, D.C.On Wednesday, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, a Republican, took credit for flying roughly 50 Venezuelan migrants to Martha's Vineyard, an island off the Massachusetts coast, without alerting local officials. On Thursday morning, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott boasted about bussing another group of migrants to a street near the Naval Observatory, which houses the vice president's official residence.The state actions this week are part of a broader campaign by three Republican governors to rebuke the...
DeSantis says his target on business is to protect kids; some parents say that’s not his call
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DeSantis says his target on business is to protect kids; some parents say that’s not his call

MIAMI – Gov. Ron DeSantis has defended parental rights during the pandemic saying it should be up to them whether or not their children should abide by public health measures. But when videos showed children at a drag queen show, parental rights didn’t come to mind.Attorney Nicole Alvarez is among the critics who have called out DeSantis over the contradiction. R house, a restaurant and lounge, has a gallery for art exhibits and a stage for shows, in Miami’s Wynwood. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the stage features the “Drag Extravaganza.”DeSantis said he is targeting the R house to protect the children, but some parents like Alvarez who view the drag shows as a creative form of artistic expression said that’s not his call.Ad“If I choose to bring my daughter to a drag show, that the b...