Fact Check of the Day: Republicans Misplace Blame for Splitting Families at...

Fact Check of the Day: Republicans Misplace Blame for Splitting Families at the Border

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The White House and prominent Republicans in Congress cited a 1997 court settlement to justify separating migrant children from parents who illegally enter the United States. But the settlement did not require the government to break up families, and the practice has spurred protests against the Trump administration, a rebuke from the United Nations and a court challenge.