• Biden opens up migrant child facility, prompting criticism from progressives like AOC

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The Biden administration on Monday reopened a migrant child facility in Carrizo Springs, Texas, to house 700 unaccompanied minors aged 13 to 17, sparking criticism from activists, immigration lawyers, and even some Democratic members of Congress.
    Carrizo Springs, which once housed oil-field workers, was converted into a holding facility by the Trump administration in 2019. Like other migrant detention facilities used by the Trump administration, Carrizo Springs was the target of protests.
    Carrizo is what's known as an influx care facility, which means it's not...
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  • ‘This is not okay': AOC slams Biden administration for reopening Texas migrant camp for children

    ‘This is not okay': AOC slams Biden administration for reopening Texas migrant camp for children

    1 month ago - By NY Daily News

    The firebrand lawmaker was responding on Twitter to a Washington Post report that the administration was reactivating the Carrizo Springs, Tex. facility to hold up to 700 children from ages 13 to 17 who came to the U.S. alone.
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