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Families Divided

Across the country, basements, offices and hotels play short-term host to people in ICE custody

The temporary holding facilities often come as a surprise to the unsuspecting civilians who work or live nearby.

The J.J. Jake Pickle Federal Building in downtown Austin.

Families Divided

The Trump administration's “zero tolerance” immigration policy, which led to the separation of children from adults who crossed the border illegally, has fueled a national outcry. Sign up for our ongoing coverage. Send story ideas to tips@texastribune.org.

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“It’s like: Where the hell are they?”

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