Democratic debate: Julian Castro and Beto O’Rourke spar in a fiery moment over border crossings
Castro told O’Rourke, ‘If you did your homework on this issue’ in regards to Beto comments about his understanding of border crossings.
Castro said O’Rourke supports section 1325 of the Immigration Act, which would criminalize border crossings. Castro said he would push to repeal this idea.
Castro told O’Rourke, “If you did your homework on this issue” in regards to O'Rourke’s talk about his understanding of border crossings.
"I just think it is a mistake," Castro said.
Twitter reacted to the exchange.
Beto has been a target tonight - now Castro launching a sustained attack on immigration— Manu Raju (@mkraju) June 27, 2019
Some tension between Julián Castro and Beto O’Rourke on immigration.— Sahil Kapur (@sahilkapur) June 27, 2019
Castro calls “Beto” out by name for not supporting his plan to decriminalize migration.