Do you want to speak by phone with your child that ICE just took away from you? Okay, pay just $8 per minute. More than 145 members of the House and Senate speak out against charging migrant parents up to $8/min. to speak with their kids
Rep. Jared Polis, D-Colo., Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill., rallied 143 other members of Congress to demand immigration detention facilities immediately end their practice of charging migrant parents as much as $8 per minute to speak with their children by telephone.
More than 2,400 migrant parents have been separated from their children under the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy.