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Hundreds of Migrants From El Paso Shelter Likely Headed to Dallas Next Month, Officials Say

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    Migrants From El Paso Shelter Likely Headed to Dallas

    Hundreds of migrants who have recently arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border could soon be on their way to Dallas.
     

    (Published Thursday, May 23, 2019)

    Hundreds of migrants who have recently arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border could soon be on their way to Dallas.

    But Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins said no Dallas private organization currently has space ready to house the migrants.

    Jenkins, who convened meetings with faith-based groups and churches, including Dallas Catholic Charities, said he hopes to have space available for migrants — who have flooded border cities in recent weeks — as early as June.

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