Pocan to introduce bill to abolish ICE Thursday; Baldwin opposes shuttering agency

U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan speaks outside the Madison City-County building during a National Day of Action rally on gun violence attended by community leaders and local activists on June 29, 2016 in Madison, WI. PHOTO BY SAIYNA BASHIR
U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan speaks outside the Madison City-County building during a National Day of Action rally on gun violence attended by community leaders and local activists on June 29, 2016 in Madison, WI. PHOTO BY SAIYNA BASHIR

Dem U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan says he plans to officially introduce his legislation to abolish ICE on Thursday, as he defended the plan and knocked President Trump's border policies.
Meanwhile, fellow Wisconsin Dem U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin Monday came out against shutting down the agency in charge of enforcing immigration law within the country, after her Republican challengers in recent days have called on her to take a position on the issue.
"We should not abolish ICE, but we need to make sure they're focusing on their highest priority - targeting violent criminals and drug traffickers, not famili...

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