Wolf Administration says Berks County Residential Center conditions do not warrant an emergency removal order

Wolf Administration says Berks County Residential Center conditions do not warrant an emergency removal order

As federal immigration raids have reignited a national debate on immigration policy, Pennsylvania is facing an immigration-related conundrum of its own — what to do with a federal facility in Berks County that houses immigrants without documentation.

Activists have called on Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration to unilaterally shut down the Berks County Residential Center (BCRC), but officials say current conditions do not warrant an emergency removal order (ERO).
Tuesday, July 23, 2019/Author: Justin Sweitzer
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Lawmakers share new legislation to end illegal immigration in the Commonwealth

Lawmakers share new legislation to end illegal immigration in the Commonwealth

Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) joined other members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives where they announced the introduction of legislation that supporters say would help prevent illegal immigration in the Commonwealth.

Monday, March 13, 2017/Author: Kara Barmoy
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