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White House Shuts I.C.E. Agents Out of Immigration Reform Discussion

dreadnaught/13 Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 2:22 PM
For today's illegal immigrant. I push --detain. capture, deport. For the well-established 11 million who MIGHT qualify for legal amnesty and citizenship, I push Amnesty. Why? Because we have no other options. ICE is wasted money. It's just inhumane nonsense. Amnesty works. Once we have it, there's no longer an illegal immigration disgrace. End of problem. Then catch them entering illegally. We have to, and it's going to be done!

Unionized Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agents are speaking out against the White House immigration reform plan and AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka. Agents claim the White House has completely shut them out of discussions about how immigration reform will affect the safety of agents, specifically of those working along the dangerous southwest Border with Mexico.

"We went directly to the Obama administration as well as the AFL-CIO with real matters of life and death for unionized American law enforcement officers and they shunned us," explained Crane, "we're talking about 50,000 AFL-CIO affiliate members.  We asked both the AFL-CIO...