Looming Cuts Spur Mass Release of Illegal Immigrants – New York Times
Updated: February 26, 2013
Looming Cuts Spur Mass Release of Illegal Immigrants
New York Times
In a highly unusual move, federal immigration officials have released hundreds of detainees from immigration detention centers around the country, an effort to save money as automatic budget cuts loom in Washington, officials said Tuesday.
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