Sen. John McCain on what should be done with more than 50,000 immigrant children in limbo. Should they be sent back?
Murrieta, CA Mayor Alan Long says his city just couldn't handle the number of undocumented workers, adding "What I'm telling you right now, if those buses were to arrive here tomorrow, and enter the Border Patrol facility, you would see what Murrieta is known for. And that is a caring, compassionate community."
Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) says administration is one step behind on immigration crisis and should have seen it coming.
Murrieta, CA Mayor Alan Long and TX Congressman Henry Cuellar on the immigration crisis brewing on U.S.-Mexico border.
Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) on the thousands flooding the US Southern border.
By CNN's Susan Garraty
The Fourth of July with its fireworks, barbecues, and parades is also a day when thousands of men and women around the country take their oath of allegiance and become American citizens. Debate and controversy surrounds the marked rise in the number of immigrants arriving from Central America hoping to make new homes in the United States, but aboard the historic battleship USS New Jersey in Camden, New Jersey on Independence Day there was only joy and celebration as 38 people swore allegiance to this country. The newly minted citizens included several men and women already serving in different branches of the U.S. armed forces.
By CNN's Kylie Mohr
“This is a humanitarian crisis,” so says Jeanne-Aimee De Marrais of “Save the Children.” She is talking about the thousands of children flooding the U.S. border with Mexico.
“This is an unprecedented influx of unaccompanied children,” said Marrais, the director of domestic emergencies for Save the Children. “We aren’t aware of any other influx of kids, in this scope and scale, anywhere in the world. There’s not a manual of ‘how do you handle this?’”
House Speaker John Boehner mocks House GOP colleagues on immigration reform. A conversation with S.E. Cupp, Matt Bai and LZ Granderson.
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) says doing nothing on immigration is a "grave disservice to the American people."
Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) & Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-PA) talk to Candy about where they think immigration reform is headed.