Migrant detention price tag

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 3:28pm

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You may have seen this figure going around this week: It costs $775 to keep migrant children at temporary detention facilities. That's $775 per child, per day. Host Marco Werman speaks with Mark Greenberg, who worked for a division of the Department of Health and Human Services under the Obama administration.