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Migrant detention center operators defend response to COVID-19 in facilities
By: Farah Eltohamy/Cronkite News - July 14, 2020
The head of the private company that runs a migrant detention center in Eloy told a House panel Monday he is “immensely proud” of its operations, even as lawmakers questioned its response to the COVID-19 crisis.
Trump administration unveils sweeping plan to limit asylum claims
By: Farah Eltohamy/Cronkite News - June 16, 2020
The Trump administration has unveiled its furthest-reaching plan yet to change asylum law in the U.S., redefining the meaning of “persecution” and raising the bar for refugees seeking protection under the Convention Against Torture, among other changes.
Trump swipes at foes, touts record, vows to hold Arizona in November
By: Farah Eltohamy/Cronkite News - February 20, 2020
President Donald Trump hit familiar notes ranging from the economy to Arizona-focused issues such as immigration and sanctuary cities in a Wednesday night rally at the Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum.