Rep. Diaz Barragán: ‘Many of these kids are scared, they just want to be reunited with their family members here in the United States.’

'Many of these kids are scared, they just want to be reunited with their family members here in the United States,' Rep. Barragán says about her trip to one of Customs & Border Protection's temporary overflow facilities for unaccompanied migrant children.

4/19/2021 9:03:00 AM

'Many of these kids are scared, they just want to be reunited with their family members here in the United States,' Rep. Barragán says about her trip to one of Customs & Border Protection's temporary overflow facilities for unaccompanied migrant children.

California Congresswoman Nanette Diaz Barragán joined American Voices with Alicia Menendez to discuss her recent visit to the Customs and Border Protection's temporary overflow facility for unaccompanied migrant children in Donna, Texas. She spoke with unaccompanied migrant boys in the facility and shares her concerns regarding miscommunication over their ability to call family members in the United States while they are held in detention.

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The parents should be held accountable for child abuse n neglect. Their are no words to explain how you Republican Senators have destroyed our Country and made Putin a happy man! He must lay back at night and think how he destroyed the image of America just by helping to put Trump in position to win the election! America will never forget!

Parents know the US won’t deport unaccompanied kids, that’s why they send them here, alone. Send them back then. Did you hand them a Democrat voter registration form? Sorry Biden want these kids traumatize for life. It a process the Biden administration has set up. Have you seen these cage they store these kids in.

This is on Biden! Things were under control at the Border before he fkd it up. wow Unions should be illegal. “LA Board of Education members eat, check phones while mom pleads for school reopening Frustrated parents believe teachers unions are using children as bargaining chips for increased benefits” Well done Democrats! It's only taken a few months to turn this country into an absolute disaster.