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Immigration Law

Expert: Chances of Abolishing ICE 'Slim to None'

John Bacon, USA Today, June 27, 2018 - "Stephen Yale-Loehr, a professor at Cornell University Law School who has written extensively on immigration law, said ICE isn't going anywhere soon. It's detractors, he said, don't have the votes on either side of the aisle. "Even if the Democrats take control of Congress in November, the chances of abolishing ICE are slim to none," he told USA TODAY. "Every agency has to have an enforcement branch. Immigration is no exception. If Congress eliminated ICE, it would have to create some other immigration enforcement entity.” "