Congressman and others calling for the end of ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Filemon Vela and over 100 congressional members are calling for the end of the ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy.

The letter, which is addressed to acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad Wolf, asks for the termination of the policy by saying it violates human and civil rights. Members of congress say the Trump Administration needs to provide asylum seekers with protection and access to fair proceedings.

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