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Central American migrants heading north through Mexico toward the U.S. has become a political issue leading up to the midterm election.


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Sen. Tom Carper (D-Delaware) is calling for stronger federal oversight of unaccompanied migrant youth in Delaware and other states. These are kids who show up at the border without parents.


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Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester  (D-Delaware) toured a shelter in Dobbs Ferry New York Friday that’s housing some youth separated from their parents at the border.

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Gov. John Carney is pushing back against the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy that’s separating children from their parents at the U.S. - Mexico border.

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Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester said she hopes moderate Republicans succeed in securing a vote protecting Dreamers, undocumented young adults brought here as children.


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Former Delaware Gov. Jack Markell is speaking out against a draft proposal by the Trump Administration that could make it harder for immigrants to get legal U.S. residency.


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Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) is cosponsoring a bipartisan immigration bill with Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.)

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Sen. Chris Coons (D- Delaware) said he hopes President Donald Trump gives a positive message in his State of the Union speech Tuesday evening. Coons is also calling for Trump to approve a bipartisan solution for undocumented young adults facing possible deportation.


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Members of Congress are being asked to weigh in on President Donald Trump’s mental stability. Trump had his first physical exam in office last week.


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Gov. John Carney tried to reassure undocumented students at Delaware State University Friday.


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