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Reuters PoliticsJun 25, 2019
House Democrats rush to pass border aid bill before July 4, Trump vows veto
U.S. House Democrats said they plan on Tuesday to pass a $4.5 billion aid package aimed at addressing the migrant surge along the U.S.-Mexico border, citing an urgency to act following reports of poor conditions facing young children at overcrowded facilities.

CNN PoliticsJun 25, 2019
House to vote on border aid amid White House veto threat and Democratic infighting
The House of Representatives is expected to vote Tuesday on legislation to approve roughly $4.5 billion in aid for the growing crisis at the US southern border -- a vote that will come amid Democratic infighting over the package and a White House veto threat.

The Daily BeastJun 25, 2019
Feds Want to Uphold Billionaire Pedophile Jeffrey Epstein's Shady Plea Deal
Rick Friedman/Rick Friedman/GettyLast month, victims of billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein argued his controversial plea agreement should be tossed aside and that he should face federal charges for allegedly molesting dozens of underage girls in Palm Beach, Florida.

But the government is now fighting back against their proposed remedies to Epstein's sweetheart deal, which a federal judge ruled was illegal earlier this year because Epstein's victims were never consulted about the agreement.

In court papers filed late Monday, prosecutors with the U.S. Attorney's Office argued "the remedies that Petitioners seek go well beyond what equity allows." As The Daily Beast reported, the victims' first priority was for the court to rescind the immunity provisions of Epstein's secret 2007 non-prosecution agreement, brokered by Alexander Acosta (now President Trump's Labor Secretary), which shielded the 66-year-old financier and his alleged co-conspirators from federal prosecution.

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