Trump wants Senate trial, expects Joe Biden to testify: White House
Trump wants Senate trial, expects Joe Biden to testify: White House"President Trump wants to have a trial in the Senate because it’s clearly the only chamber where he can expect fairness and receive due process under the Constitution," spokesman Hogan Gidley said in a statement.
Mr. Biden said he would not resume Mr. Obama ’s deportation rate, which outpaced the first two years of the Trump administration. The exchange over immigration began when Julián Castro, who served as Mr. Obama ’s housing secretary, defended his proposal to decriminalize border crossings, which he
Former Vice President Joe Biden faced a protest Friday during a campaign event by a small group of demonstrators angry over the stepped-up deportation of undocumented immigrants during President Barack Obama ’s administration.
A seemingly frustratedadvised a protester to " " Thursday after being confronted about the ’s record on deportations.
It happened at atown hall event for the former vice president, before about 800 people at Lander University in Greenville.
Biden seemed to lose his cool when Carlos Rojas, an immigration activist with a group called Cosecha Movement, pointed out that morewere deported during Obama's first two years as president than during Trump’s.
Leading white Democrats court black votes; some find trouble
ATLANTA (AP) — Coming out of their debate in a key center of black America, the leading Democratic presidential contenders aimed Thursday for the party’s crucial black and minority vote, with the scramble putting internal party tensions on display. From black protesters disrupting Elizabeth Warren to the lone black woman in the race chiding white, upstart Mayor Pete Buttigieg, the dynamics in Atlanta highlighted the push for crucial black and other minority support with less than three months before primary voting begins.
Biden to Trump : 'Release your taxes or shut up'. Bloomberg apologizes for sexist remarks as he plots That fire was most often focused on Biden , who was grilled on his Obama - era positions on Even a full-throated Detroit audience vaulted onto the dog pile, with a handful of protesters chanting
But Biden said the government should be able to deport migrants who cross the border illegally "I didn't hear your response on the deportations — was it a good idea?" de Blasio said, asking the Booker also faulted Biden for suggesting earlier in the debate that immigrants with Ph.Ds should be
“In 2008 I was a volunteer for Obama because I had hope and I believed in the promises to the immigrant community," Rojas said. "The fact is that over those eight years there were three million people who were deported and separated from their families."
“You should vote for Trump. You should vote for Trump,” Biden retorted, turning away from the man.
“No, I’m not going to do that, but I want to make sure that immigrant families … are not afraid and you have the power as a candidate to actually commit to stop all deportations from day one from executive action, and we want to hear you say that.”
“I will not stop all deportations. If you commit a crime, that’s a felony,” Biden affirmed.
Republican senators ask Treasury for suspicious activity reports on Hunter Biden
The Republican chairmen of two U.S. Senate committees have asked the Treasury Department to provide any reports of money laundering or fraud related to former Vice President Joe Biden's son's business dealings with a Ukraine energy firm, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Friday. © Associated Press FILE - In this Oct. 11, 2012, file photo, Hunter Biden waits for the start of the his father's, Vice President Joe Biden's, debate at Centre College in Danville, Ky.
President Donald Trump wants to deport a lot of people this weekend. " You know what? They came in illegally. They have to go out," he told reporters Friday as he confirmed that planned immigration raids would go ahead in certain cities starting this weekend.
Protesters rail against Biden on deportations . Protesters disrupted Joe Biden ‘s first campaign event Friday Biden has come under fire for the 3 million deportations that occurred under the Obama “I will not apologize for deportation if the person committed a felony,” Biden told the protesters , as his
At that point a group of protesters -- many holding signs reading “Not 1 More Deportation” – began to chant that very phrase, demanding Biden pledge to stop deporting all illegal immigrants if he’s elected president.
“No matter what happens, if someone commits perjury, they should be deported,” Biden pressed.
In an effort to quell protesters, Biden promised: “There will be no family separations under my … as president of the United States.”
“That’s a lie,” someone injected.
“That’s a lie, you said?” Biden responded. And the crowd erupted once more.
During the first three years of his presidency, Obama deported 1.18 million people,reported. Trump, despite promising in 2016 to deport “millions,” has deported less than 800,000 people during his first three years in office.
Tucker Carlson Predicts Michelle Obama Could be 2020 Dem Nominee, Says That's Likely Why Barack Hasn't Endorsed Biden
Fox News host Tucker Carlson said tonight Barack Obama may not have endorsed Joe Biden's presidential bid because Michelle Obama might be planning to run.Michelle Obama has stated that she doesn't want to run for president because she is not interested in politics, but Carlson said not to bet against her entering the race.
President Obama wasn’t too impressed when a crowd of Hillary Clinton supporters started to boo a pro-Donald Trump protester at their rally. “Hey! Listen up! I told you to be focused, and you ’re not focused right now!” Obama chided the rowdy audience in Fayetteville, N.C. “Listen to what I’m saying.
Biden -- who has placed his time as Obama's vice president at the center of his campaign -- struggled to answer Democratic foes who criticized Obama - era deportations of undocumented immigrants. Later, when the candidates were discussing climate change, Booker retorted: "Nobody should get
Under the Obama administration, Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deported more than 385,000 people each year in fiscal years 2009-11. The rate spiked in 2012 when 409,849 deportations were carried out,reported, citing Department of Homeland Security records. The Trump administration has not carried out more than 260,000 deportations in a single year, according to the Post.
These numbers drew the ire of protesters during a July Democratic presidential debate.
CNN moderator Don Lemon asked Biden: “In the first two years of the Obama administration nearly 800,000 immigrants were deported, far more than during President Trump’s first two years. Would the higher deportation rates resume if you were president?”
“Absolutely not,” Biden responded. He briefly took a swipe at fellow candidate Julian Castro, who served as Obama’s secretary of Housing and Urban Development, before protesters cut him short.
Also at the town hall Thursday, after a student asked how Biden would address illegal immigration, Biden said the federal government needs “to produce a path to citizenship for the 12 million undocumented people in the United States,” according to IndexJournal.
“We are denying access to people who seek asylum,” Biden said. “The separation of families and putting kids in cages is brutal.”
Joe Biden nibbled on his wife's finger in a bizarre campaign stop moment .
While Jill Biden's arm was outstretched, her husband leaned forward and bit down on the tip of her index finger for some reason.Jill Biden had been speaking to a crowd and using her hands to gesture, barely missing her husband's face at several points.