Her criticism of the protocol of separating immigrant kids from their parents should they cross the border illegally also came in the wake of the leader's recent remarks that the Democrats were to blame for the policy being introduced.
One would limit, but not entirely prohibit, family separations, fund Trump's wall and give legal protections to young immigrants, known as "Dreamers", who were brought to the country illegally as children.
Harris, asked whether he backed the separations, responded with a statement. The officials on the call said the stricter standards would also apply to the initial screening process to determine whether immigrants crossing the border have a "credible fear" of returning to their home countries.
He pointed to the Obama administration policy derided by Republicans as "catch and release".
The administration has decided "to separate children from their parents to try to send a message that if you cross the border with children, your children are going to be ripped away from you", Senator Susan Collins told CBS television's "Face the Nation". Most assumed the hearings would lead to their deportation, so they never showed. "As a result of this failed policy, the federal government now holds these individuals at the border".
"The United States will not be a migrant camp, and it will not be a refugee holding facility". Government statistics indicate that almost 2,000 children were separated from their families over a six-week period in April and May.
People have been detained and referred for criminal prosecution, but USA rules state that children are not allowed to be held with their parents because they have not been charged with a crime.
Under the new plan, families would be held together.
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Trump himself has falsely blamed Democrats for the policy and said that he is not happy with it. Adviser Kellyanne Conway said over the weekend that "nobody likes" the policy.
Melania Trump has spoken out against her husband's border policy. We want safety and we want security for our country.
According to Reuters, 1,995 children have been separated from 1,940 adults at the US-Mexico border between April 19 and May 31 following the implementation of stricter border enforcement policies by the Trump administration.
Former First Lady Barbara Bush also criticised what's going on in a newspaper article.
Congressional lawmakers met with men, women and children detained at the global boundary in several immigration detention facilities, where Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi called President Trump's "zero tolerance" immigration policy "an utter atrocity that debases America's values and our legacy as a beacon of hope, opportunity and freedom".
She continued: "It is important to note that these minors are very well taken care of - don't believe the press - they are very well taken care of". Has anyone been looking at the Crime taking place south of the border.
During a speech on Monday at an awards ceremony for the Women's Forum of New York, Hillary Clinton said: "What's happening to families at the border right now is a humanitarian crisis".
Trump on the other hand is pretty clear that the shining city is not opening its doors in the grand tradition of Christian charity.
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