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Patrick LeahyU.S. Senator Patrick Leahy of Vermont
House Passes Bipartisan Senate Supplemental To Address Humanitarian Crisis At The Southern Border

House Passes Bipartisan Senate Supplemental To Address Humanitarian Crisis At The Southern Border

The bill protects vulnerable children, improves inhumane conditions for migrants, and expands migrant due process, while rejecting President Trump’s anti-immigrant, deportation-first agenda by imposing a number of restrictions on the administration’s ability to use these funds for any purposes other than humanitarian assistance.  It does not provide any funding for President Trump’s wall or Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention beds.

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