President Donald Trump bashed the “extreme left” for calls to eliminate ICE at Monday night’s MAGA rally in El Paso, Texas, promising, “I will never ever eliminate … ICE.”
The president indicated calls from the radical left to abolish U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). “Slashing ICE detention is the initial step of lots of for the far left, I call them the extreme left,” said president Trump. “We will never eliminate ICE. They wish to eliminate ICE. We’re never going to abolish ICE.”
” Let me state very plainly to those pressing this absurd and radical program: I will never ever sign an expense that forces the mass release of violent lawbreakers into our country,” stated Trump.
” I will never abolish or in any way maltreat our terrific heroes from ICE and Border Patrol and police. Never,” president Trump verified. “We will always stand with those brave men and women. We’ll always be with them. We’re going to look after them much like they take care of us. Bear in mind that.”
The president made the remarks after mentioning a number of statistics on criminal illegal aliens.
He said the Democrat celebration is moving far outside the mainstream and are ending up being the “celebration of socialism, late-term abortion, open borders, and criminal offense.” Trump referenced pushes from Democrats to “force the release of thousands of criminal unlawful aliens consisting of unsafe felons convicted of rape, sex trafficking, violent assault, and murder, into our country.” The proposition involved a cap on the number of prohibited aliens ICE can hold in custody.
” Can you believe this?” he asked the crowd.
” We like our ICE officers,” he stated, thanking them. “That consists of Border Patrol which includes police.” He pointed out the 266,000 criminal aliens that ICE officers have actually apprehended over the past 2 years. Those apprehended were charged or founded guilty in 100,000 attacks, 40,000 larcenies, 30,000 sex crimes, 25,000 break-ins, 12,000 car thefts, 11,000 robberies, 4,000 kidnappings, and 4,000 murders.”
The crowd reacted chantin, “Develop that wall.”
Michelle Moons is a White Home Correspondent for Breitbart News– follow on Twitter@MichelleDianaandFacebook