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Immigration / The Journey #1093219

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Dec 19, 2015
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(Studio: Jose Diaz Balart) Congressional approval of an aid package for those living in Central America noted.

(McAllen, Texas: Mark Potter) The desperate journey of migrants to the US featured; scenes shown of a group of refugees from El Salvador & Guatemala coming from Mexico & from a Catholic shelter in Texas; border crossing statistics cited; details given about cross-border smuggling. [Catholic Charities dir. Nroma PIMENTEL@- comments.] [US Customs & Border Protection Gil KERLIKOWSKI?- says immigration reform is needed.] [OFFICIAL - comments.]

Balart, Jose Diaz;
Potter, Mark

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