Posted July 31, 2014 11:12 PM ET; Last updated August 1, 2014 5:01 PM ET
Wonder how homeless American citizens, especially veterans, would like to have a suite with a flat screen TV, a landline, all you can eat meals, doctors, dentists, teachers too? As Howie Carr often says, "I just want to be treated like an illegal alien."
Previously, the people being held at the facility were called detainees. Now they will be called residents. Guards are now called resident advisors. Even the facility itself will be referred to as a resident center rather than a detention center.
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The feds said the rooms will be referred to as "suites." The suites are furnished with bunk beds, play tables for children, flat-screen television sets and landline telephones.
"I will refer to everyone in this facility as a resident. ICE generally refers to people in custody as detainees," ICE San Antonio Field Office Director Enrique Lucero said.
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Posted: Jul 31, 2014 11:39 AM
Updated: Jul 31, 2014 6:35 PM