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Immigration / Separated Families / The Girl #1126412

CNN Evening News for Friday, Jun 22, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The issue of President Trump's administration reuniting children with their immigrant families introduced. The story of the young immigrant girl on the ProPublica audiotape; tape played with transcription on screen.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Phoenix: Gary Tuchman) The story of Alison Jimena‡, who is in a shelter in Phoenix while her mother is in Texas, discussed; a statement from Southwest Key Program spokesman Jeff Eller† about mother & daughter being able to speak quoted; scenes shown of Tuchman speaking on a callback device where the woman is denying any information about the little girl, Alison Jimena‡ The question about when the mother-daughter could be reunited discussed.

Cooper, Anderson;
Tuchman, Gary

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