Hurt Discusses Immigration Reform On Schilling Show
Local Congressman Robert Hurt is glad a federal agency did an about-face, and abandoned plans to relocate young undocumented aliens to Brunswick County.
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Angry Virginia Residents Say 'No' to Obama...
LAWRENCEVILLE, Virginia-Over 1,000 angry residents of the small, rural town here gathered at Brunswick High School on Thursday and reamed out local, state, and federal government officials for offering the St. Paul's College building as temporary emergency shelter for 500 unaccompanied alien children coming from Texas.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Feds pull plan to house immigrant children in Va. town
The government is shopping for a new location to temporarily shelter hundreds of Central American children after residents and officials of a tiny Virginia farm town angrily protested the secretive selection of their community.
The Daily Caller
Sorry: Feds Apologize For Missteps In Child Immigrant Housing Plan
Two female detainees sleep in a holding cell, as the children are separated by age group and gender, as hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Feds apologize for miscues over immigrant kids
Town residents listen during a presentation by federal officials involved in the placement of immigrant children at St Paul's College in Lawrenceville, Va., Thursday, June 19, 2014.
National Public Radio
Plan To House Immigrant Teens Prompts A Backlash In Virginia Town
The rent would allow the college to remain open - though not for education - and would provide funds to cut grass, staff guards, issue transcripts and allow the college to find a buyer.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Virginia Town Rejects Illegal Alien Kid Drop
The administration has been relocating the unaccompanied children from the south Texas border to military bases like Fort Sill Oklahoma and beyond.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
Residents force feds to scrap plan to house illegals at Virginia college
The Obama administration Monday abruptly halted plans to shelter some of the children surging across the border at a defunct college in rural Virginia, as the White House has continued to see its efforts to house the children throughout the country be thwarted by opposition from local officials.
Plan to House Immigrant Children in Va. On Hold
The government's plan to temporarily shelter hundreds of Central American children and teenagers on a college campus in rural Virginia is on hold.
Sun Jun 15, 2014
Saint Paul's College may house immigrant children
U.S. officials are in discussions to temporarily shelter unaccompanied immigrant children on the campus of shuttered Saint Paul's College in Lawrenceville.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Reports: U.S. to house immigrant children at former college near Emporia
The federal government is planning to house up to 600 unattended immigrant children at the former Saint Paul's College in Lawrenceville, the Richmond Times-Dispatch and BuzzFeed are reporting.