Abbott, Cruz Blame Obama for "Humanitarian Crisis"

SAN ANTONIO — Warning of the dangers faced by undocumented and unaccompanied children crossing the border into the U.S., Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz on Monday called on the Obama administration to more strictly enforce immigration laws. 

Abbott and Cruz were joined by U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Flower Mound, at a news conference following a tour of Lackland Air Force Base, where several unaccompanied minors are being held in a temporary shelter that has been run by the federal Department of Health and Human Services since May 18.

“It is unacceptable to have ...

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