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US-Mexico Border / Immigration #1126623

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 09, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Dallas: Major Garrett) President Obama’s meeting with Texas Governor Rick Perry to discuss housing for the surge of unaccompanied minors crossing into the US reviewed; Perry’s 2012 letter to Obama quoted. [Earlier in Denver, OBAMA – criticizes Congress for saying no to fixing our broken immigration system.] [White House Domestic Policy Council director Cecilia MUÑOZ††- says it’s not in the interest of the child to spend years going through the legal process.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Brooklyn: Michelle Miller) The story of Honduran teenager Danilo, who is seeking asylum in the US, presented. [DANILO {through reporter's translation} – says he came here to remake his life.] [Central American Legal Assistance immigration lawyer Rebecca PRESS††- says deporting young people who are fleeing tremendous violence is not an appropriate response to a humanitarian crisis.]

Pelley, Scott;
Garrett, Major;
Miller, Michelle

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