Senate Minority Leader (D-N.Y.) said he saw “awful, awful” conditions for migrants held at a detention center run by Customs and Border Protection at the U.S.-Mexico border.
On Friday, a dozen Senate in McAllen, Texas, to investigate the treatment of undocumented immigrants being held there.
“It’s awful the conditions these people are placed in,” Schumer said at a following their visit to the . He said lawmakers were told 400 people were taken out of the facility the previous day to “make things look better.” (When asked if people were moved, CBP told HuffPost it “does not provide custody numbers as those change daily.”)
“Facilities like this ― it’s just awful, awful, awful to see how these