In my opinion, an Executive Order was unnecessary. Attorney General Jeff Sessions initiated the policy to separate migrant children from parents, and that policy could have been revoked without an Executive Order. The Executive Order, titled “Affording Congress an Opportunity to Address Family Separation”, gave Trump opportunity to place blame and point fingers. There is verbiage in it that still allows for the separation of families. It says;
“It is also the policy of this Administration to maintain family unity, including by detaining alien families together where appropriate and consistent with law and available resources.”
It sounds almost like a restaurant’s seating policy. Some in media are already saying that available resources will be exhausted in a week.