Ocasio-Cortez: Abolish ICE and Defund DHS Because ‘We Are a Nation of Laws’

The New York freshman then stated that President Trump wants to “continue to militarize and weaponize” the Department of Homeland Security and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) by requesting additional funding. She also stated that Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen “has no idea when she goes in front of a hearing how many children are dying in her own care, under her own watch.”“We’re here to say that an agency like ICE, which repeatedly and systematically violates human rights, does not deserve a dime,” Ocasio-Cortez stated.

Source: Ocasio-Cortez: Abolish ICE and Defund DHS Because ‘We Are a Nation of Laws’

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