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CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jun 21, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A Keeping Them Honest look at the issue of how immigration families will be reunited following President Trump's executive order introduced. [Homeland Security Secretary Kristjen NIELSEN - says we have a plan.] The mixed signals from the administration of implementing the order noted. [Yesterday, today, TRUMP - offers differing views on keeping families together.] [Today & May 7, Attorney General Jeff SESSIONS - offers differing views on keeping families together.] The issue of "I don't care do you" message on the back of First Lady Melania Trump's jacket noted; Trump tweet about the jacket quoted. The ProPublica audio of an immigrant child crying played with transcription on screen.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Los Fresnos, Texas: Rosa Flores) What Cindy Madrid, mother of one of the children, said, how the women reacted to the signing of the executive order, but nothing has changed, how most of the women have not been able to reach their children, how the girl was asking her aunt about her mother discussed; Madrid family photos shown. [MADRID - {thru translation} expresses here feelings, what she said about the first lady's visit.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo about immigration facilities in his state. [CUOMO - offers views on his visit to one of the facilities for the children in New York state: the kids are traumatized after being separated from their parents & being shipped to strange places, how it is about 2300 {or some number} children being used as political pawns, on the zero tolerance policy with the executive order a political pirouette.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with American Academy of Pediatrics president Dr. Colleen Kraft† about the trauma for these kids. [kraft - offerS views on the signs of trauma in the children of "hostage stress," where will they be kept after the executive order, the quiet, frightened kids in the hostile care facilities.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Flores, Rosa

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