Angel Families who spoke alongside Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) this week called out President Joe Biden for his “sanctuary country” orders that have gutted interior immigration enforcement.
In February, top officials at the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency announced sanctuary country orders that prevent agents from arresting and deporting about 9-in-10 illegal aliens who would otherwise be deported.
The orders require that ICE agents only prioritize arrest and deportation for illegal aliens who have been recently convicted of aggravated felonies, are terrorists, or known gang members.
Angel Mom Kiyan Michael, whose 21-year-old son Brandon was killed in 2007 by a twice-deported illegal alien, said illegal immigration “is not a joke” and noted the real-life impact that American families face when their loved ones are the victims of illegal alien crime.
“They talk about the separation of children … but real separation is having to go to the cemetery