U.S. officials to size up Little Rock Air Force Base as detainee site

Posted: June 21, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

FILE — Airmen walk across the flight line to their C-130J on Jan. 7, 2018 at Little Rock Air Force Base in Jacksonville.

Federal officials are to tour Little Rock Air Force Base today to determine its suitability for holding people who have illegally entered the U.S., something the governor said he supports if it keeps children and parents together.

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