Sunday shows - Immigration raids dominate

Trump administration officials on Sunday defended expected raids by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement while Democrats slammed the plan.

President TrumpDonald John TrumpMulvaney: 'We've overreacted a little bit' to coronavirus Former CBS News president: Most major cable news outlets 'unrelentingly liberal' in 'fear and loathing' of Trump An old man like me should be made more vulnerable to death by COVID-19 MORE's tweet telling progressive Democratic congresswomen to return to the “broken and crime infested places from which they came" was also a focus on several of weekly political shows.

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Cuccinelli mum on whether families will be separated in ICE raids
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Ken Cuccinelli would not say Sunday whether expected Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids would separate families. 
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Klobuchar: Trump 'wants this chaos' caused by expected ICE raids
By REGINA ZILBERMINTS
 
Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharPoll: Biden leads Trump by 5 points in Minnesota The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - US death toll nears 100,000 as country grapples with reopening It's as if a Trump operative infiltrated the Democratic primary process MORE (Minn.), a Democratic White House hopeful, said on Sunday that President Trump is using the expected Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deportation raids and images from migrant detention centers as distractions from issues facing Americans.
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ICE chief: I would not describe border facilities as 'sweltering'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Director Mark Morgan on Sunday pushed back on reports of sweltering, unsanitary conditions in U.S. border facilities.
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Conway: Conditions I saw at border are 'what happens when Congress gets its act together'
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayJuan Williams: Anti-Trump Republicans flex their muscle George Conway group targets Tillis's loyalty to Trump in new ad George Conway group launches campaign to gin up GOP and independent support for Biden MORE on  Sunday defended conditions in a border detention facility she toured, saying they demonstrate what happens when “Congress gets its act together.”
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De Blasio says Biden 'absolutely' has to answer for Obama-era ICE deportations
By REBECCA KLAR
 
New York City Mayor Bill de BlasioBill de BlasioWoman apologizes after video goes viral of her calling police on black birdwatcher in Central Park De Blasio: 2 million people in New York City face food insecurity amid pandemic Trump calls study on taking earlier action against coronavirus a 'political hit job' MORE said on Sunday that fellow Democratic White House hopeful Joe BidenJoe BidenThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Americans debate life under COVID-19 risks Biden set to make risky economic argument against Trump Hillicon Valley: Tech companies lead way on WFH forever | States and counties plead for cybersecurity assistance | Trump weighing anti-conservative bias panel MORE should "absolutely" answer for the deportation of undocumented immigrants during the Obama administration.
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Top Democrat blasts Trump's 'racist tweet' about progressive congresswomen
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Lujan (D-N.M.) on Sunday blasted what he called a "racist tweet" from President Trump in which the president called on progressive Democratic congresswomen to return to the “broken and crime infested places from which they came.”
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Durbin responds to Trump tweet: 'Thank goodness' Omar made it to United States
By ZACK BUDRYK
 
Sen. Dick DurbinRichard (Dick) Joseph DurbinSenators weigh traveling amid coronavirus ahead of Memorial Day Congress headed toward unemployment showdown Senate to try to pass fix for Paycheck Protection Program Thursday MORE (D-Ill.) responded Sunday to a series of tweets by President Trump telling unnamed “'Progressive' Democrat Congresswomen” to “go back” to the countries they came from, saying “that kind of careless rhetoric doesn’t help one bit.”
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Sanders: Pelosi is being 'a little bit' too tough on Ocasio-Cortez
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersHillicon Valley: Tech companies lead way on WFH forever | States and counties plead for cybersecurity assistance | Trump weighing anti-conservative bias panel Biden wins Hawaii primary Warren to host high-dollar fundraiser for Biden MORE (I-Vt.), a 2020 White House hopeful, said Sunday that he supports freshman congresswomen including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezOcasio-Cortez challenger drops out of GOP primary Ocasio-Cortez posts experience getting antibody tested for COVID-19 The continuous whipsawing of climate change policy MORE (D-N.Y.) for energizing their progressive bases as the lawmakers clash with Democratic leaders. 
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Conway: House investigations are 'combovers doing a do-over'
By ZACK BUDRYK 
 
Kellyanne Conway on Sunday expressed skepticism that former special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerCNN's Toobin warns McCabe is in 'perilous condition' with emboldened Trump CNN anchor rips Trump over Stone while evoking Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting The Hill's 12:30 Report: New Hampshire fallout MORE’s upcoming testimony before Congress would change any minds, calling continued investigations by the Democratic House an attempt at a “do-over.”
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Trump trails Biden, other 2020 Democrats in new poll
By KYLE BALLUCK 
 
President Trump trails former Vice President Joe Biden and several other Democratic White House hopefuls, according to a poll released early Sunday.
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Sanders defends repeating similar 2016 platform
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Sunday defended his 2020 presidential campaign platform, which bears strong similarities to his 2016 White House bid. 
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Steyer defends past investments in fossil fuels
By REGINA ZILBERMINTS
 
Billionaire activist and 2020 presidential candidate Tom SteyerTom SteyerBloomberg wages war on COVID-19, but will he abandon his war on coal? Overnight Energy: 600K clean energy jobs lost during pandemic, report finds | Democrats target diseases spread by wildlife | Energy Dept. to buy 1M barrels of oil Ocasio-Cortez, Schiff team up to boost youth voter turnout MORE on Sunday defended his past investments in fossil fuels and his recent entry into the Democratic race.
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Rapinoe: Trump's message divides 'so he can conquer'
By REBECCA KLAR
 
Soccer star Megan Rapinoe said on Sunday that President Trump's message divides Americans. 
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