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02.26
RAICES Statement on Changes Made to Family Detention
As long as the family prisons are open along the Southern border, children and their parents are incarcerated and are not free to leave. With these prisons functional we run the risk of return to deportations and prolonged detention. President Biden must shut them down immediately.

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02.24
Migrant Child Facilities Must Be Closed Immediately
We are shocked and saddened that, after four years of widespread public condemnation to migrant children being held in cages at the border, this country is still detaining kids for nothing more than crossing a border. These children have relatives in the country and should be immediately reunited with them.

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News
02.18
Democrats Must Keep Their Promise on Immigration
“Now is the time for Democrats to use every tool at their disposal to provide protection for the immigrant community without relying on the party of Trump.” – Erika Andiola, Chief Advocacy Officer at RAICES.

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News
02.03
RAICES Statement on the Executive Orders
San Antonio, Texas — In reaction to the news of the Biden Administration’s Executive Actions on , RAICES release the following statement: “The Biden-Harris administration is saying the right words and expressing its intent to move in the right direction — but the fact is they don’t go far enough. Together, it now owns the

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