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Washington Post: Rep. Barragán grills acting DHS secretary after fifth migrant child dies in custody

By May 22, 2019 No Comments

Rep. Barragán grills acting DHS secretary after fifth migrant child dies in custody

May 22, 2019 | 11:33 AM EDT

During a House hearing on May 22, Rep. Nanette Barragán (D-Calif.) pressed Kevin McAleenan, the acting homeland security secretary, on why border agents were keeping migrant minors in custody for more than 72 hours.