In a following tweet, he says abolition will "never happen!"
"ICE plays a valuable role in ensuring, among other things, American jobs go to American workers and that illegal immigrants are identified and put into removal proceedings".
Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) became the first USA senator to join the growing ranks of progressives who want to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
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"Based on the last week, Democrats apparently want to campaign on open borders, mass migration, & abolishing ICE", Sen.
Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), who was among a group of roughly 600 people arrested this week following a protest inside the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, DC, appeared on CNN's this morning and explained why ICE as it now exists is untenable. And I think you should reimagine ICE under a new agency with a very different mission and take those two missions out.
Cracks in the dam became visible 10 days ago, when a group of demonstrators confronted Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen at a Mexican restaurant in Washington.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who beat Democratic Rep. Joe Crowley of NY in the primary last week, ran on a platform of abolishing the agency, and so far, more lawmakers have echoed her call.
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"I don't think ICE today is working as intended", Gillibrand said Thursday night on CNN's "Cuomo PrimeTime". Abolishing ICE would create immigration chaos, border anarchy and skyrocketing crime in our cities as criminal aliens are never removed from our communities. "I don't think they're going to try and tear this whole thing down".
Dissolving ICE would not mean that border detention, and enforcement would cease to exist, but rather that ERO, the arm responsible for doing so, would become a separate entity from HSI, allowing both HSI and ERO to operate independently from one another and no longer fall under the same federal budget.
Her comments follow similar sentiments expressed by Sen.
Multiple candidates for prominent elected positions have endorsed the movement, including New York congressional nominee Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a Democratic Socialist who ran on the issue leading up to her upset primary win over Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY).
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"I'm not leaving this fight", Homan said, adding he will be able to speak more freely after he leaves office.