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Obama Asks For $3.7 Billion For Border Crisis

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By KMVT News

(CNN) - $3.7 billion in emergency funds... that's what President Barack Obama is asking congress to confront an immigration crisis.

The money would be used to shore up border security, go after smugglers, speed-up the processing of the immigrants and improve care for kids in federal custody.

Many of the tens of thousands of young immigrants from Central America who have illegally crossed the border in Texas remain in limbo.


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