"All the left wants to report is President Trump and his terrible policy, building these terrible facilities. No!" he exclaimed. "He's using the same facilities that were built under the Obama administration, which is the exact thing we needed to do to respond to this crisis."
"I remind [Congress] every time we're up there: let's tell the American people the truth about what happened under the Obama administration," he told Childers.
Critics questioned why the articles about the Obama-era detention figures were deleted entirely, rather than just being corrected.