“Palestine will be free one day. F*** APARTHEID Israel and any Israeli that supports that bulls***. F*** you, may Allah forgive you. and spare us the crocodile tears, I sure as hell give zero f***s,” she wrote in another post. DHS spokesman Matthew Bourke emailed the Washington Examiner’s Gabe Kaminsky on Wednesday regarding Ali, stating, “This individual has been placed on administrative leave.” The Washington Times that Ali “should be terminated.” Gonzalez was shocked USCIS ever hired her. [firefly_poll] “The PLO is a designated foreign terrorist organization,” Gonzalez told the outlet. “The fact that she worked for them and then was hired by the Department of Homeland Security tells me that somebody dropped the ball with her background checks.” The Times reported that her LinkedIn profile used to show her work history included being a public affairs officer for the PLO’s delegation in the U.S. from 2016 to 2017. However, as of Wednesday, that portion of her public profile had been deleted. The Trump administration expelled the PLO’s D.C. office, where Ali worked, from the country in 2018. However, Ali then landed her job with USCIS in the D.C. swamp. GOP Sen. Josh Hawley posted on X a copy of a letter he wrote to DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Thursday seeking answers about what cases Ali has reviewed in her role as adjudication officer. The senator pointed out that one of Ali’s social media posts included the hashtags “#asylumseekers #palestine #refugeeswelcome,” which suggested to him she might “preference certain immigration cases over others at DHS.”
The U.S. Gov’t Hired A Pro-Hamas PLO Spokeswoman To Handle Asylum ClaimsUnacceptable and deeply disturbing. We’ll be getting answers. https://t.co/YFSqH97SI0 — Rep. Dan Bishop (@RepDanBishop) October 18, 2023
Hawley posted on X, “The Biden DHS needs to explain – now – why they had a pro-terrorist, pro-genocide anti-Semitic radical adjudicating asylum claims and why in the world she hasn’t been fired.” Putting Ali on leave is a good first step, but a quick employment termination should follow. The American taxpayers don’t need to fund this kind of hate, nor have her in a position of trust, where Americans’ lives could potentially be placed in danger based on who she recommends be allowed into the country. A good standard operating procedure for DHS is that we don’t want to employ any terrorist sympathizers in government. This article appeared originally on The Western Journal.
The Biden DHS needs to explain – now – why they had a pro-terrorist, pro-genocide anti-Semitic radical adjudicating asylum claims and why in the world she hasn’t been fired pic.twitter.com/e0ct9RnfWb— Josh Hawley (@HawleyMO) October 19, 2023