Paul Ratje – AFP / Getty ImagesU.S. Customs and Border Protection agent questions a migrant about a boy he is traveling with, May 16, 2019, in El Paso, Texas. (Paul Ratje – AFP / Getty Images)
As the spike in migrant families crossing the border illegally grows, the Biden administration is planning to turn loose about 400 families a day by mid-June, according to a new report.
“The number of individuals enrolled in the ICE Alternatives to Detention program has increased from 50 per day to 200 per day in March 2021,” the report quotes the ICE document as saying.
“Within 90 days, the enrollment is projected to double to 400 per day. It is because of this unusual and compelling