(The Washington Post)
Politics
Trump blames family separation at the border on Democrats
President Trump on June 8 said, "I don't like the children being separated from the parents," at the border, and blamed Democrats. The policy of separating migrant parents and children at the border was instituted by the Trump administration.
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