Jun 24th - 12:58 pm
In Monday’s Capital Tonight, we heard how Republican lawmakers are responding to the immigration uptick, and we heard from those most involved in the issue to find out why more people are coming here from Central America and why so many of them are children.
Politicians on both sides of the aisle are responding to the surge in surprisingly similar ways. The Quorum Report‘s Harvey Kronberg joined us to help break through the rhetoric. Plus, Sen. Carlos Uresti gave his take as a lawmaker whose district includes nearly half of the Texas-Mexico border.
ON THE AGENDA
The U.S. Supreme Court partially upheld one of the Obama administration’s early efforts to fight climate change. But as our D.C. Bureau reporter Geoff Bennett explained, both sides of the case are declaring victory.