Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Friday’s Wall of Shame Poster Child: Lamar Smith


Smith: "This hearing is entitled “Holiday on ICE” because ICE has decided to upgrade accommodations for detained illegal and criminal immigrants.  While we would all like to be upgraded, we don’t have the luxury of billing American taxpayers or making federal law enforcement agents our concierge."

Brané: "To imply that these very basic protections are a 'holiday' or an undue burden on the agency is simply wrong. They are basic standards