Julie Eldred is back at home in Massachusetts now. But she was sentenced to a treatment program for opioid addiction as part of a probation agreement, then sent to jail when she relapsed. Some addiction specialists say that's unjust.
A new Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention facility on this site in Conroe, Texas, will house up to 1,000 immigrants at a cost of $44 million a year to U.S. taxpayers.
House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, speaks after the House passed its version of the Republican tax overhaul on Nov. 16. The measure includes a repeal of the alternative minimum tax.
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