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ICE director nominee says he won't end local cooperation with agency contra to past record – HotAir

ICE director nominee says he won't end local cooperation with agency contra to past record – HotAir
He ended local cooperation with ICE in Harris County

Harris County (Texas) Sheriff Ed Gonzalez is Joe Biden’s nominee to lead ICE.Such agreements have been in place since 2008 in Harris County.Gonzalez campaigned for county sheriff in 2016 on a pledge to end the program in place in Harris County.He terminated a federal partnership between Harris County and ICE and spent the four years of the Trump administration criticizing Trump’s policies on illegal immigration.

His record in Harris County is not one of moderation, though.Once in the position, he’ll justify reverting to the ways of leadership that he enforced in Harris County.

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