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Gov. Brown is right: The state should help feds deal with migrant minors
Gov. Brown is right: The state should help feds deal with migrant minors

This is how the rest of the country – and Murrieta, for that matter – should act. Earlier this week, Gov. Jerry Brown threw his support behind federal efforts to care for unaccompanied minors who have flooded across the Mexican border in recent months, saying that “whatever can be done by a mere governor, will be done.” He offered no specifics, and an aide said later that his comment was a statement of principal rather than a policy roll-out. And how much help the feds might need is unclear; most of the minors are being placed with relatives or sponsors while they await immigration hearings. As it is, the state Office of Emergency Services says it has...

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