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Psaki Blames Trump for Biden Admin Forcing Migrant Kids To Sleep on the Floor

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House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy actually visited the border near El Paso, Texas, on Monday and pointed the finger at Biden for the quagmire.

Asked about the crisis by “PBS NewsHour” correspondent Yamiche Alcindor on Monday, Psaki ducked and found a familiar boogeyman: Trump

There were lawyers who interviewed some children that were in facilities. The children described sleeping on the floor, being hungry, not being — not seeing the sun for days,” Alcindor said. “How is that acceptable for the Biden administration to keep children in those sorts of conditions given the fact that you said you were going to be the administration that was going to be more humane than the previous one?”

Psaki, according to an official White House transcript, called the situation, which her administration created, “a very emotional issue for a lot of people.”

“We are trying to work through what was a dismantled and unprepared system because of the role of the last administration. It’s going to take some time, but we are very clear-eyed about what the problems are and very focused on putting forward solutions,” she said, blaming the Trump administration for the Democrat crisis.

Psaki’s answer wasn’t good enough for Alcindor.

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