Trump To Restore Push On Immigration Crackdown On Manhattan Ride

Additionally, Mr. Trump will demand the denial of federal grant money to so-called sanctuary cities that do not assist federal authorities in detaining undocumented immigrants.
Using a visit to Long Island to revive a signature theme of his campaign, Mr. Trump will say that he plans to ask Congress to authorize hiring an additional 10,000 Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents and substantially more immigration judges to beef up the tracking and deportation of undocumented immigrants.
The renewed push comes as Mr. Trump, lacking major legislative victories and burdened by bitter White House infighting, is eager to refocus on anti-immigrant policies that powered his presidential campaign and thrilled his core supporters.
PhotoWASHINGTON — President Trump is expected to remind Congress on Friday of his promised crackdown on undocumented immigrants in the United States by highlighting the brutal violence of the transnational gang MS-13 as the face of illegal immigration in America.
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