DHS boss calls for more deportations, defends ICE behind closed doors

Despite President Biden publicly trashing the hard line taken by his predecessor on immigration, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas echoed many of former President Donald Trump’s key policies during a recent behind-closed-doors meeting, vowing to stand up for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, advocate for more deportations — and even take on sanctuary cities, according to a report.

Taking several stances apparently at odds with Biden’s softer approach on...