Florida mayor on housing detained migrants: ‘Bring them to the Trump hotels’ | TheHill – The Hill
The reported plan comes as the Trump administration has already begun releasing some migrants in large groups to Texas cities.
Trump previously threatened to release immigrants in so-called sanctuary cities, which prevent local law enforcement from working with federal immigration authorities.
Clamping down on illegal immigration has been a focus of Trump’s since he was on the 2016 campaign trail. His administration’s zero-tolerance policy and crackdown on immigrants without legal status have resulted in an increase in migrants being detained by border officials.
This week Trump unveiled his newest immigration proposal, which aims to create more “merit-based” policies.