Monday, 23 July, 2018

Trump paints Democrats as 'radical left' over calls to abolish ICE

Immigrations and Customs Enforcement agents arrested some 100 people at Corso's in Sandusky as part of a large-scale immigration investigation Homeland Security dismantles 'Occupy ICE' encampment in Detroit
Gerardo Duncan | 03 July, 2018, 00:50

Protesters flooded more than 700 marches, from immigrant-friendly cities like NY and Los Angeles to conservative Appalachia and Wyoming.

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., joins activists at the Supreme Court in Washington, June 28, 2018.

When CNN's Van Jones asked James Schwab, a former spokesman for ICE's San Francisco division, if he believes the agency should be abolished or shut down, Schwab said, "It just doesn't make sense to me".

"ICE's time has come and gone", DeBlasio told WNYC's Brian Lehrer in an interview Friday morning.

In other states, protesters have blocked buses from taking immigration detainees to detention centers, and they have set up what they call Camp Compasión to call for ICE to be abolished. Even though ICE is not the agency separating families at the border as the administration's "zero tolerance" policy has been enforced, that controversy has helped bring this idea into the mainstream - and to the attention of the right - as more liberals propose reining in ICE as part of reforming immigration.

Homan also gave President Donald Trump accolades for being tougher on immigration and more diligent to protect USA citizens than half a dozen presidents he has served under.

Despite the handful of Senate Democrats who have called for the end of ICE, others are more skeptical and say the agency should instead be overhauled instead of abolished.

The letter informed the Trump administration that stepped-up enforcement against families seeking asylum in the USA had detracted from the fight against violent criminal elements. Elected Democrats are also beginning to endorse the movement.

The job is more hard now that the agency is "as targeting undocumented aliens, instead of the transnational criminal organizations that facilitate cross border crimes impacting our communities and national security".

"Well I hope they keep thinking about it".

"To the great and courageous men and women of ICE, do not worry or lose your spirit", Mr. Trump tweeted.

Democrats said that was a good start but argued that he needed to go further and release illegal immigrant families into the community.

Is it true that Trump "watched ICE liberate towns from the grasp of MS-13"? "That's where I want to have America change its policies and those that are called upon to implement it, they'll carry out a fair policy, not President Trump's policies".

Pocan noted that ICE's duties do not include monitoring the nation's borders and deporting those who enter the country illegally.

"We need a re-do of where these enforcement functions lie", she added. "Whatever you replace it with is just going to still reflect what this president wants to do", Duckworth explained.

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