Democratic senator: Trump's immigration policy amounts to 'mass deportation'

Democratic senator: Trump's immigration policy amounts to 'mass deportation'


By:  Olivia Beavers
The Hill


Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.)
in an interview Sunday blasted President Donald Trump’s immigration policy, saying it amounts to "mass deportation where you indiscriminately pursue any immigrant.”

Menendez said on CNN's "State of the Union" that he is concerned that all undocumented immigrants are being pursued, rather than those with a criminal record, whose deportation he supports.

"Anyone who is found in an undocumented status would ultimately be apprehended and deported, with due process totally eroded under the proposals that I'm hearing about,” Menendez said.

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