Almost 19,000 Migrant Children Stopped At U.S. Border in March, Most Ever In A Month

The administration has struggled to house young migrants at Customs and Border Protection facilities like this one in Donna, Texas.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents encountered nearly 172,000 migrants at the border in March, up 71% from February. The increase included a record number of unaccompanied minors.

(Image credit: Dario Lopez-Mills/AP)