Migrants transported out of state is 'human rights violation,' according to Kansas activist

© 2022 Kansas City Public Radio NPR in Kansas City On Air Now Playing 91.9 Classical KC More than 50 people lined the street outside the Olathe con...

September 20, 2022
5:00 AM

© 2022 Kansas City Public Radio NPR in Kansas City On Air Now Playing 91.9 Classical KC More than 50 people lined the street outside the Olathe conference center to protest the stances of Derek Schmidt and Ron DeSantis. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said he supports Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' efforts to transport migrants out of the state. DeSantis appeared at a campaign rally in Olathe, Kansas, for Schmidt, who is the Republican nominee for Kansas governor. Karen Juarez, executive director for Advocates for Immigrant Rights and Reconciliation, said transporting the migrants out of state under false pretenses is "a violation of human rights.

Steve Kraske