California Jails Could Play Key Role In Trump Immigration Enforcement SurgeResume
President Trump says his administration will deport 2 to 3 million people who are in the U.S. illegally this year alone. In order to do that, the government has to first detain those people.
As Julie Small (@smallradio2) of Here & Now contributor KQED reports, the government could quickly open tens of thousands of detention beds, many of them in California.
This article was originally published on March 28, 2017.
This segment aired on March 28, 2017.