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To help migrants, Austin might offer services, issue city ID cards

The Austin City Council on Thursday could take a stand on two controversial ideas aimed at helping people who come to the United States illegally.

Under a proposal from Council Member Laura Morrison, the city would express support “for efforts to provide services” to unaccompanied minors from Central America who are illegally crossing the Texas border.

Read more: http://www.mystatesman.com/news/news/local/to-help-migrants-austin-might-offer-services-issue/ngw9g/?icmp=statesman_internallink_textlink_apr2013_statesmanstubtomystatesman_launch#b1ceab93.3584214.735452

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