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"Kids in cages": House hearing examines immigration detention as Democrats push for more information

U.S. Rep. Chip Roy, R-Austin, told a migrant whose daughter died shortly after being in federal custody that "there are no words" for what happened to her child. But he also said Democrats' claims that kids are kept in cages is an attempt to "score political points."

By Maria Sacchetti, The Washington Post
Texas Congressional District 21 Republican Candidate Chip Roy speaks during a candidate forum sponsored by the Hill Country Tea Party Patriots in New Braunfels.

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