Immigrants seeking asylum have been flooding the southern border, particularly throughout the EL Paso, TX, sector. The unprecedented number of families that have inundated border facilities and the partisan fighting in Washington, D.C. means that asylum seekers are being pushed into border town communities.
The Daily Caller Explains explores how local residents have volunteered their time, energy and funds to contend with the migrant crisis that Washington has failed to address. (RELATED: The Reality Of Sex Trafficking At The US-Mexico Border)
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