House Democrats spent two years in the minority last Congress admonishing Republicans for not doing enough to protect and care for migrant children crossing the nation’s southern border. Now in the majority with control over the House floor, Speaker Nancy Pelosi and her conference are poised to let funding for the Unaccompanied Alien Children (UAC) program run out. Why? They never cared in the first place.
Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson wants to roll back an Obama-era?mandate?that single-sex homeless shelters funded by his department admit residents based on their stated gender identity instead of their sex at birth, arguing that?people could intentionally misrepresent their gender for malicious reasons.