Trump’s SCOTUS choice, the value of the “Abolish ICE” slogan, and Scott Pruitt, on the Political Gabfest.

What Would It Take to Abolish ICE?

What Would It Take to Abolish ICE?

Slate's weekly political roundtable.
July 5 2018 7:13 PM

The “Abolish ICE” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about potential SCOTUS nominees, the “Abolish ICE” slogan, and Scott Pruitt’s resignation.

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Activists march and rally against Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the Trump administration’s immigration policies outside of the ICE offices in Federal Plaza on June 29 in New York City.

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, David Plotz, and Jacob Weisberg discuss potential replacements for Justice Kennedy on the Supreme Court, liberal chants to “Abolish ICE,” and why Scott Pruitt resigned.

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