Editor's Note: This story contains images that some readers may find disturbing. The desperate and tragic plight of a father and daughter who drowned while trying to cross the border from Mexico into U.S.
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Three senators, four current or former representatives, a mayor, a governor and a former Cabinet secretary all walk onto a stage ... followed the next night by a former vice president, four senators, congressman,
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