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Family Separation at the Border & Lake Erie Health Update

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Migrant families are being separated at the US-Mexico border in accordance with the Trump administration's zero tolerance policy on immigration. On The Sound of Ideas, we break down what's happening at the border, and get an update on the individuals taken by ICE during a raid at a garden company in Sandusky. Then, as another year of algae blooms descend on Lake Erie, the fight over how to best keep the water clean and safe.

-Rep. Marcy Kaptur, (D-Toledo)
-Aleksander Cuic, Immigration Attorney and Law Professor, Case Western Reserve University
-Elizabeth Miller, Reporter, ideastream
-Madeline Fleisher, Senior Attorney, Environmental Law and Policy Center 
-Max Schaefer, Regional Director, Ohio Environmental Council 

Rachel is the supervising producer for Ideastream Public Media’s morning public affairs show, the “Sound of Ideas.”