Some of the men shouted to reporters that they were hungry or wanted to brush their teeth. The Texas facility had no shower until Thursday, a federal agent said.
Maine Democrat Zak Ringelstein tried to deliver water, toys and books to children housed in a Texas detention center.
Once the first lady was spotted boarding a plane with an insensitive message on her clothes, a meme quickly took flight.
That shelter, however, houses few kids separated from their parents.
Customs and Border Protection pictures show immigrants, including children, held in chain-link cages.
"Fox & Friends" host Steve Doocy said cages holding immigrant children are not the same as "walls built from chain-link fences."
He "was a wolf in priest's clothing," the prosecutor said.
“Tens of thousands of children are being smuggled into the United States by dangerous drug cartels and transnational gangs
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and immigration activist Jose Antonio Vargas was detained Tuesday by border patrol agents
A 2009 article offered a tantalizing prospect for policymakers: figure out how to make the country's high-cost McAllens look more like El Pasos and save billions, ensure the solvency of Medicare and reduce the economic drag of health care spending
During this week's bipartisan summit, Obama and Congress would do well to consider the city of Grand Junction, Colorado, where nearly every resident has health coverage.
One of the largest sources of campaign contributions to Senate Democrats during this year's health care debate is a physician