Acting DHS Chief Acknowledges Timing of ICE Raid in Mississippi ‘Was Unfortunate’
On Meet the Press this moroning, Chuck Todd grilled Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAlennan over the recent ICE raid in Mississippi.
Todd pressed him on the timing — McAleenan said the operation was planned for over a year — and whether they considered postponing the raid.
“These employers are exploiting undocumented workers. This is a situation where you have 680 arrests just in this one operation. That means those employers are just ignoring the law entirely in what they do. That’s why a judge gave us a warrant to go after them. And this is the middle of