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Politics Protesters confront Ivanka on family separations

17:01  10 july  2018
17:01  10 july  2018 Source:   thehill.com

Protesters confront McConnell leaving Kentucky restaurant

  Protesters confront McConnell leaving Kentucky restaurant Protesters confronted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) as he was leaving a restaurant in his home state on Saturday.The group threatened to vote McConnell out of office as he walked out of the Bristol Bar & Grille in Louisville and got into his car, The Courier Journ al reported.Video recordings of the encounter show other demonstrators chanting "Abolish ICE" and "No justice, no peace."A protester demanded to know where the migrant children where after being separated from their families."Where are the babies, Mitch?" a protester was recorded asking in a video.

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Protesters confronted Sen. Mitch McConnell and his wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, about family separations at the U.S.-Mexico border as the couple left an event at Georgetown University.

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Demonstrators on Monday greeted Ivanka Trump outside a Syracuse, N.Y., school, protesting the Trump administration's treatment of migrant families who had been separated after crossing into the U.S.

Protesters waved signs outside the Institute of Technology at Central High School, reading "shame" and "Ivanka! Do you know where their children are?" Syracuse.com reported.

Trump was making an appearance at the school for a roundtable discussion on workforce development programs.

But outside the school, protesters kept their focus on the Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy, which prioritizes the prosecutions of people who cross into the U.S. illegally through Mexico.

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Protesters confronted Sen. Mitch McConnell and his wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, about family separations at the U.S.-Mexico border as the couple left an event at Georgetown University.

That policy has resulted in thousands of migrant children being separated from their parents at the U.S. southern border in recent months, a practice that has sparked national and international outrage.

At the protest on Monday, one participant walked around in an oversized President Trump costume with a sign reading "monster" hung around his neck, a photo captured by Syracuse.com showed.

Photos of the protest also surfaced on social media, including one showing a giant inflatable chicken bearing a resemblance to the president that has also been seen in previous protests.

Some protesters called out Rep. John Katko (R-N.Y.), who joined Ivanka Trump at the roundtable discussion. Dana Balter, Katko's Democratic challenger in November, was also at the protest, Syracuse.com reported.

The protest came as the Trump administration neared a Tuesday court-ordered deadline to reunite migrant children under the age of 5 with their parents. The government, however, appeared poised to miss that deadline.

‘Where are the babies, Mitch?’: McConnell pursued from restaurant by angry crowd .
"We know where you live!” someone shouted at the Senate majority leader, before the small crowd turned on another man.The Louisville encounter was the second time in two weeks that McConnell's private life has been disrupted by a spontaneous protest — and it was the latest in a weeks-long series of confrontations between powerful Republicans and those eager to shame them on camera, wherever they are found.

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