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WATCH: Paul Ryan opposes family separation at US-Mexico border

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The House Speaker blamed the separations on recent court rulings rather than the Trump administration's policy.
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House Speaker Paul Ryan opposes family separation policy at border

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The Wisconsin Republican said the policy should be addressed with legislation.
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Paul Ryan Doesn't Want Kids Split From Their Parents, But He Won't Blame Trump For It

Paul Ryan Doesn't Want Kids Split From Their Parents, But He Won't Blame Trump For It

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The House speaker blamed the courts for immigrant family separations that the courts did not require.
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Ryan not comfortable with separating parents, kids at border

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House Speaker Paul Ryan says he's not comfortable with a Trump administration policy that separates children from their parents at the southern border
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Evangelical Leader Rebukes Trump For “Disgraceful” Separation of Families At Border

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A very prominent evangelical leader has issued a rare rebuke to President Donald Trump and has severely criticized the actions of his administration. Franklin Graham, the son of famous evangelist Billy Graham, has been one of Trump's strongest supporters since he announced he was running for president. But now he has come out strongly...
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Ryan Says Legislation Needed To Stop Family Separation At The Border

Ryan Says Legislation Needed To Stop Family Separation At The Border

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Ryan told reporters he thinks Congress should pass a law to end the policy of separating children from their families at the Southwest border.
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Ryan not comfortable with separating parents, kids at border

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WASHINGTON - House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he's not comfortable with a Trump administration policy that separates children and parents at the southern border, as House Republicans, under increasing pressure to address the humanitarian crisis, raced to finish a new immigration bill.
"We don't want kids to be separated from their parents," Ryan said, adding that the policy is being dictated by a court ruling that prevents children who enter the country illegally from being held in custody for long periods.
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi pushed back on that assessment, saying...
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Pelosi: Trump administration policy separating parents and children at border 'barbaric'

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Speaker Paul Ryan said the situation would 'require a legislative change.' A House GOP immigration bill being drafted for a vote next week is expected to address the policy.
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Ryan breaks with Trump on splitting families at the border

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Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday said he's not comfortable with the Trump administration's push to separate migrant children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, even as he refused to blame President Donald Trump on the issue. “We don't want kids to be separated from their parents,” Ryan told reporters, before arguing that the courts were at fault and that legislation was needed to stop what critics decry as “barbaric” behavior. But the policy stems from the White House - part of a wider Trump administration effort to crack down on illegal immigration and what White House Chief of...
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