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U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) does not plan to send migrant families to Florida after reports about a Trump administration proposal resulted in backlash from local and state officials this week.
A CBP official told The Hill on Saturday that the Trump administration is not looking at transporting family units to Florida “at this time,” but said officials were looking at housing migrants in other areas across the country.
The article goes on to state the following:
It was reported earlier this week that the administration planned to send hundreds of migrant families to Broward and Palm Beach counties, two Democratic strongholds in Florida that are among the state’s most populous areas.
“Because of everybody’s efforts, we are able to stop what had appeared to be a crisis for our community,” Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw said in a statement Saturday reported by told local TV station WPTV.
“I’m going to be addressing this,” he said. “This is not something that came down from the White House. This was something that came out of the agencies.”
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