Biden Administration Reopens Trump Migrant FacilityEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

President Joe Biden’s administration has reopened a facility for holding minor migrants that was built during the Trump administration, despite Biden decrying the use of such facilities several years ago. The facility in Carrizo Springs, Texas, was reopened after being shuttered since 2019 “to add capacity, where these children can be provided the care they need while they are safely—before they are safely placed with families and sponsors,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters at the White House on Tuesday. She called it a “temporary reopening” during the COVID-19 pandemic and said the administration intends to close it. The Department of Health and Human Services didn’t respond to a request for comment. A spokesperson for the agency told The Washington Post that the administration is moving from a “law-enforcement focused” approach used during the Trump administration to one that emphasizes child welfare. Some 7,000 unaccompanied minors, or immigrants …Read More

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