Florida Congress members to visit South Florida child migrant shelter despite Trump denial

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stephen miller has been calling mid level officials in several federal agencies to deliver angry tirades about their failures to stop immigrants from crossing the border. The senior adviser to President Donald Trump has been pushing for changes to bring in more hardliners like himself reported Politico. Theres definitely a larger shakeup abreast being led by Stephen Miller and the staunch right wing within the administration a person close to Nielsen told the website. Its intimidation said one of the people briefed on the calls. Nielsen protested the Vitiello withdrawal and shocked congressional Republicans and one congressional aide and a source close to DHS wondered where the president would find qualified candidates to fill the roles opened up by Millers purge. Three members of Congress are doubling down on their plans to tour a South Florida shelter for migrant children this week even after being denied by the Trump administration. Debbie Wasserman Shultz and Donna Shalala plan to visit the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Alien Children Monday morning. The three said they were told Saturday by the Trump Administration that they would be denied access. Child shelters in South Florida have been plagued with cases of extortion and sex exploitation in the past. The senators urged ICE to bring back the Obama era directive of presumptive release for all pregnant women in immigrant detention which President Donald Trump reversed

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