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Elizabeth Warren calls to decriminalize border crossings

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., his is the latest in 2020, a Democrat, and in favor of the decriminalization of border crossing as the field of candidates to move further to the left on immigration.

Following In the footsteps of former HUD Secretary Julian Castro, the first was for the decriminalization of migrants, the entry into the United States at the border without proper documentation, Warren told the Huffington Post that she “agreed” with him.

“We should not criminalize, mamas and babies, try to escape violence in the home or trying to build a better future,” Warren said in a statement released Tuesday.

“We need a comprehensive immigration reform that creates in line with our values, a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, including our dreamers, and protects our borders.”

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Warren has been surging in the polls in recent weeks, surpassing their progressive rival, sen Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., in several key battleground States.

The Massachusetts senator is the only leading role, participating in the first primary debate Wednesday night, sharing the stage with Castro, senators Cory Booker and Amy Klobuchar, representatives Tulsi Gabbard and Tim Ryan, former representative Beto O’rourke, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio, and Washington Governor Jay Inslee.

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Meanwhile, illegal border crossings have reached record highs, since the conditions of the prisons, sparked outrage and legislators are struggling to agree on funding to tackle the crisis.

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