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Officials are shifting $405M to handle the border crisis




Two young girls watch a World Cup soccer match on a television at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Ariz.
Two young girls watch a World Cup soccer match on a television at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Ariz.
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Federal officials are moving around $405 million from other departments to address migrant children entering the U.S. from Central America.

But that's a far cry from the $3.7 billion that the White House asked Congress to free up.

This balancing act may be a sign that the White House is struggling to address the crisis. Lawmakers are already on summer recess and they haven't  passed an emergency spending bill.

Rachel Roubein, reporter for the National Journal, joins Take Two to explain.