Dem 2020 hopeful calls for the elimination of ICE

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand called for the complete elimination of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, saying ICE should be "reimagined." ICE is the only federal authority charged with patrolling and protecting the border. Can you imagine the chaos if Gillibrand got her wish? Gillibrand is seriously weighing a run for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020 and is obviously trying to cater to the far left, as all candidates will be forced to in 2020. The Hill: In an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo, the New York Democrat was asked whether she agreed with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who defeated 10-term incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.) in a primary Tuesday while running on a platform to fully shut down ICE. “Well, I agree with it. I don’t think ICE today is working as intended," Gillibrand said, referring to Ocasio-Cortez's platform. Pressed on the issue by Cuomo, Gillibrand went...(Read Full Post)