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Child Wave of Immigrants Affects Alaska
In the past few days the amount of unaccompanied children coming across the U.S. border has been staggering.
The surge of child immigrants has prompted the President to ask congress to approve a four billion dollar budget to assist the displaced children.
If congress votes against the President, nearly half of the funds for Alaska's Refugee Program will be funneled away to deal with the federal problem.