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Republican lawmakers say that any deal to approve President Barack Obama's request for $3.7 billion to address the escalating immigration crisis must include a change in the law that would force swift deportations of Central American minors crossing the southern U.S. border illegally. They are focusing on changing a 2008 law that aimed to protect children from human trafficking by placing them with sponsors in the United States while they await court deportation hearings. [Full Story]
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