LATEST SENATOR NELSON
Wednesday morning, Senator Bill Nelson spoke on the Senate floor about being turned away from a facility in Homestead that held 94 children who had been separated from their families at the border. The federal government had claimed the shelter, which houses about a thousand children, was just for unaccompanied immigrant children. It was also revealed that in addition to the Homestead shelter, their others in Miami Gardens and Cutler Bay which were housing children separated from their families at the border.
“In addition to the 94 children, there are 174 children being held in my state of Florida that have been separated from their families,” Nelson told his fellow senators.
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