by Alax Graham
Former acting ICE Director Tom Homan left New York Democratic Rep. Jesus “Chuy” Garcia (D-Ill.) speechless during Congressional hearings Friday on the topic of family separations at the border.
“I don’t get it. Have you ever held a deceased child in your arms?” Garcia said on Friday during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing titled, The Trump Administration’s Child Separation Policy: Substantiated Allegations of Mistreatment.
“First of all, your comments are disgusting. I’ve served my country for 34 years. This is out of control,” Homan shot back. “Yes, I held a 5-year-old boy in my arms that was in the back of a tractor-trailer and knelt down beside him and said a prayer for him because I knew what the last 30 minutes of his life were like and I had a 5-year-old son at the time.”
Garcia replied, “We agree on that.” Read the rest HERE.