Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) on Friday pushed back on the Trump administration’s plan to send hundreds of undocumented immigrants to two of the state’s southern counties.
DeSantis, an ally of President Trump, called the administration’s plan “not acceptable” and told reporters that it might not go into effect, according to NBC News.
“I’m going to be addressing this,” he said. “This is not something that came down from the White House. This was something that came out of the agencies.”
The Trump administration plans to send hundreds of migrants from overcrowded shelters to Broward and Palm Beach counties, two Democratic strongholds that are among the state’s most populous areas, the Sun Sentinel reported Thursday.
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