Trump defends 'brave' ICE agents as Dems call to abolish agency
04 July, 2018, 00:52 | Author: Rachel Logan
"Zero chance, It will never happen!" he added.
The activists rallying under the moniker Occupy ICE PDX - PDX is Portland's airport code - want to abolish ICE and end the Trump administration's zero-tolerance immigration policy.
Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) became the first US senator to join the growing ranks of progressives who want to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
MoreDemocrats have joined the growing list of names who want to abolish the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement, more commonly known as ICE.
Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI) is now hammering out legislation to abolish the agency. "And I think that you should separate the criminal justice from the immigration issues and I think you should reimagine ICE under a new agency with a very different mission". In the House, three Democrats support abolishing ICE and a fourth, Rep. Mark Pocan (WI), introduced legislation to abolish ICE and investigate possibilities for "a humane immigration enforcement system".
"Some of these risky individuals had been released to the streets instead of being turned over to ICE on our detainers, which compromises the safety of the homeland that ICE officers strive to protect every day. I think what has to change are the policies, and the people that are making these policies are making horrendous decisions like separating kids from their parents", Klobuchar said.
The president's latest pro-ICE comments come as the movement to abolish the agency have reached it's most popular point yet.
"But what I think it allows us to do is talk about the facts", he said.
Law enforcement says they moved in around 5:30 a.m. and gave several warnings before they swept the area. By Friday afternoon, police in Philadelphia had made six arrests outside the city's ICE office amid a heated demonstration, as crowds chanted, "I'd rather go to jail than go to a detention center".
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