President Donald Trump meets immigration crime victims to urge passage of House legislation to save American lives on June 28, 2017 in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington. Manuel Balce Ceneta / AP
Advertisement - continue reading article below.
Upon assuming office, Trump set up the Victims of Immigration Crime Engagement (VOICE) office under the Department of Homeland Security in addition to signing immigration-related executive orders and directing various agencies to crack down on illegal immigration.
Those at the meeting on Wednesday included Melissa Oliver Storz, whose father, the sheriff of Sacramento County, died in 2014 in the line of duty.
“The man that murdered my father was deported twice previously and returned to country illegally,” she told the gathering.
Another attendee, Juan Pina, said his daughter
Continue reading full article here: http://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/trump-presses-passage-immigration-measures-n777841