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Minority Party: Zero-Tolerance Policy and Stories Trump

minority party: Images of children held in fenced cages fueled a growing chorus of condemnation from both political parties, four former first ladies and national evangelical leaders, according to Vancouver Courier. The children are being held separately from parents who are being prosecuted under the administration's zero-tolerance policy for illegal border crossings.article continues below Trending Stories Trump on Monday falsely blamed Democrats the minority party in Washington for obstructing legislation to fix the situation. Calling for tough action against illegal immigration, Trump declared the U.S. will not be a migrant camp on his watch. In fact, it was Trump's administration that broke with longstanding practice of processing migrant families in civil, rather than criminal, proceedings that allow families to be held together. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said, We will not apologize for the job we do or for the job law enforcement does, for doing the job that the American people expect us to do. I say it's very strongly the Democrats' fault, Trump said Monday as his administration rejected criticism that the policy has resulted in inhuman and immoral conditions. ( As reported in the news.