Senator Jeff Merkley, a Quiet Stalwart of the Left, Has a Breakout Moment at the Border

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A cage a group of democratic lawmakers near the border of mcallen texas today getting a firsthand look at an immigrant detention center maryland congressman anthony brown among the more than two dozen lawmakers who met with some of the detainees was very emotional a moment in speaking with a mother and her children hearing about the the fear that they had and white is it they've come to this country for a better way of life and instead they're being treated as you've heard my colleagues describe as criminals i'm cold concrete floors my law blankets in cages the republican leadership has promised to vote next week on the socalled compromise immigration bill even after president trump told them they're wasting their time fox news fair and balanced stuck

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