President BidenJoe Biden (Joe Biden) The Democrats of the House of Representatives passed the minimum wage increase. 9T COVID-19 reduction bill On Friday, amid bipartisan criticism of the Obama administration’s decision to reopen the facility for 13 to 17-year-old immigrants, the shelter for young immigrants in Texas “will not be open for long”.
Biden said: “Our hope and expectation is that the opening hours will not be too long and we will be able to place every child who crosses the border safely in a licensed facility.” In the interview Cooperate with Univision on Friday.
Biden said the shelter is open because thousands of unaccompanied migrant children are crossing the border. He added that his government has been able to place a large number of shelters in shelters across the country.
The New York Times reported that in the past week, more than 2,000 unaccompanied young immigrants were stopped by the Border Patrol.
The president said that his government is working to connect young immigrants with their families while they wait for the hearing.
“Bring them to the family they are here or looking for. And we have established connections for thousands of children. This is our hope, to unite these children with their families waiting for the hearing. .” Biden told Univision.
This interview marks the first time Biden has directly talked about this situation. The White House has previously stated that this is a temporary measure to ensure the safety of young immigrants during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Appear on “The View” Thursday, White House Press Secretary Jen PsakiJen Psaki Biden (Jen Psaki Biden) held a virtual bilateral meeting with the Mexican President’s Ministry of Defense overnight. The US intelligence agency pointed out that the Saudi Crown Prince was killed in Khashoggi. The Pentagon established a civilian-led sexual assault committee. The Biden government will be next week. Previously, the Congress was fully informed of the strike situation in Syria. He said this is different from Trump’s policy and insisted that due to the coronavirus pandemic, this is the “best decision” to ensure the safety of children.
“In the event of COVID, it means that we need to open an additional facility so that we can provide educational services so that we can provide legal services so that we can provide medical services and have those children receive humanitarian treatment there until we Until we find suitable housing and families for these children,” she said.