The spending measure is expected to include $1.4 billion for new barriers in Texas' Rio Grande Valley, among other border security measures.
Despite lawmaker resistance from both parties, the Trump administration insists that Congress provide billions for a southern border wall.
The president also says he has given troops he sent to the border the OK to use lethal force against migrants "if they have to."
Whether they came to the U.S. alone or were forcibly separated from their families at the border, despondent minors are often pressured into taking psychotropic drugs without approval from a parent or guardian.
In a segment from her Netflix series, she riffs on the idea of a fictional campaign in which wannabe agents explain what the agency means to them.
“I’ll be the happiest woman in the world,” said Jimena’s mother, Cindy Madrid, as she prepared for the moment. “It’s been very painful to be apart.”
California will institute the hearings, which critics call assembly-line justice, to reduce the strain on federal courts caused by the administration's zero tolerance policy.
“As moms, we know how important it is to be with your child,” says Kate Sharaf, a Portland, Ore., co-organizer of one of over 600 "Families Belong Together" rallies expected to draw thousands nationwide on Saturday.
Officers claim the targeting of undocumented immigrants is preventing them from doing their jobs.