The extra $35 million would be offset by Department of Defense cuts. There are also a few policy changes. One amendment tightens up language regarding the adjudication process for unaccompanied minors. Many of the over 57,000 children who have come over the southern border illegally since October are from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, and the House bill would treat these children similarly to Mexican children, who are screened and deported faster than those from Central America. In a nod to conservatives, Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) told TIME that she will get a separate vote on her resolution that would block President Barack Obama from expanding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, a move immigration activists expect Obama to take later this year.
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