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Three Texans in Congress exposed to COVID-19 while at detention center

Three members of the Texas congressional delegation were potentially exposed to COVID-19 while touring immigration detention facilities in South Texas. All have tested negative for the virus.

Patriotic themes adorn the recreation center walls at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's South Texas Family Residential Facility near Dilley. Aug. 23, 2019.

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