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Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody celebrated Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ latest pushback against the Biden administration’s immigration policies. During “Fox & Friends First” on Friday, Moody shared the goal of a new strike force to combat thefts of migrants illegally “crossing” immigrants into Florida, as well as drug and human trafficking. humans.
HUNDREDS OF MIGRANTS SEEN WANDERING ON THE ROADSIDE IN TEXAS AMID ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION
ASHLEY MOODY: It’s a wonderful thing to work as an Attorney General alongside a Governor like Ron DeSantis, who doesn’t ignore when criminal activity is happening and doesn’t make decisions or policies that embolden criminal organizations. In fact, he is watching very closely what is happening in our state, within our borders, and taking action to combat it. And we have received reports that our law enforcement routinely engages these smugglers in our state, uncovering large quantities of the drug sufficient to kill thousands of Floridians. And that’s enough.
You can’t have ongoing illegal activities right in front of you and pretend they’re not happening. As executive leaders, we have a duty to act. And so this is a very strong and bold step by Governor DeSantis to ask our office to work with and assemble a statewide grand jury to investigate how organizations and people aid, aid and abet these transnational criminal organizations that smuggle children in a very dangerous way.
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