Furious Democrats blast Trump for his family separation policy

Democrats, activists rally against Trump's family separation policy

Democrats, activists rally against Trump's family separation policy

Mazie Hirono on Tuesday called for the resignation of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, accusing her of lying for President Donald Trump over USA immigration policies.

'All the people around the president who lie for him in order to keep their job, they have sold their souls. I have, since March of 2017, repeatedly asked for complete data on the number of children separated and what training and protocol exists for carrying out such separations.

She said that Democrats, while heartened by Texas Sen.

Merkley told CNN's "Erin Burnett Out Front" following Nielsen's performance: "She's not being honest with Americans and it's so absolutely clear'. She lied yesterday for the President".

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Sen. Kamala Harris, a California Democrat who is a potential presidential candidate, issued a blistering statement. She added, "And the government should have a commitment to transparency and accountability. Under Secretary Nielsen's tenure, the Department of Homeland Security has a track record of neither", Harris said. It was reported last month that she was considering resigning after a lashing from Trump.

The current border crisis began in April, after Trump's Attorney General Jeff Sessions promised to prosecute first time border crossers, thereby sending their children to detention centers. "The Democrats have to change their law".

The D.C. chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America shared video on Facebook of activists booing and yelling at Nielsen, and calling on her to "abolish" U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

The Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy at the border has resulted in thousands of family separations. We give them meals and we give them education and we give them medical care. Trump deflected mounting criticism over the government's separation of parents and children of illegal immigrants in a tweet Sunday evening, saying lawmakers need to "work something out on Border Security & Safety".

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