Immigration protester gets tackled in front of Jill Biden's motorcade

A Secret Service agent tackles immigration protester who tried to run in front of Jill Biden’s motorcade during her National Hispanic Heritage Month tour of Chicago that included a stop with Mayor Lori Lightfoot

  • A Secret Service agent tackled an immigration protester who tried to run in front of First Lady Jill Biden’s motorcade during her two-day trip to Chicago
  • 'N Man, identified by Chicago’s ABC7 as Jose Torres, yelled, ‘we want immigration reform now,’ before being pancaked by an officer on Tuesday
  • He was then arrested by Chicago police and charged with a misdemeanor reckless conduct
  • Op Woensdag, Biden continued her tour of the city by visiting the Arturo Velasquez Institute, a community college
  • She toured the facility alongside Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Education Secretary Miguel Cardona and Illinois Gov. nuut. Pritzker
  • A Secret Service agent tackled an immigrasie protester who tried to run in front of First Lady Jill Biden‘s motorcade during a two-day swing through Chicago as part of her National Hispanic Heritage Month tour.

    Die man, identified by Chicago’s ABC7 as Jose Torres, yelled, ‘we want immigration reform now,’ before being pancaked by an officer and then arrested by Chicago police on Tuesday. Torres was charged with misdemeanor reckless conduct.

    Op Woensdag, Biden continued her tour of the city by visiting the Arturo Velasquez Institute, a community college located in Chicago’s Mexican-American Little Village neighborhood, alongside Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot.








    An office tackles Jose Torres

    An officer tackles Jose Torres

    A Secret Service officer is seen tackling a man identified as Jose Torres who was demanding action on immigration and tried to run in front of First Lady Jill Biden’s motorcade on Tuesday

    First Lady Jill Biden greets school officials at the Arturo Velasquez Institute in Chicago on Wednesday, as part of National Hispanic Heritage Month

    First Lady Jill Biden greets school officials at the Arturo Velasquez Institute in Chicago on Wednesday, as part of National Hispanic Heritage Month

    First Lady Jill Biden participated in a roundtable event - being called a 'charla' - at the Arturo Velasquez Institute Wednesday in Chicago, Illinois

    First Lady Jill Biden participated in a roundtable eventbeing called a ‘charla’ – at the Arturo Velasquez Institute Wednesday in Chicago, Illinois

    Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot (reg) accompanied First Lady Jill Biden (sentrum) on Wednesday's tour

    Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot (reg) accompanied First Lady Jill Biden (sentrum) on Wednesday’s tour

    Biden was also accompanied by Education Secretary Miguel Cardona and Illinois Gov. nuut. Pritzker.

    Biden has been hosting so-called ‘charlasor chats with members of the Latino community.

    She also held one in Kansas City, Kansas on Tuesday, and was heading to Allentown, Pennsylvania for one Wednesday afternoon.

    ‘Our administration is really trying to wrap its arms around all Americans, all Americans,’ Biden gesê, according to ABC7.

    ‘Whether you supported my husband or you didn’t, he’s the president for all American. I think through the programs he is trying to pass now he is trying to be inclusive and embrace our diversity,’ vervolg sy.

    Biden marveled that she felt ‘right at homeat the Arturo Velasquez Institute, which is a community college.

    Biden teaches at Northern Virginia Community Collegeand is the first, first lady to hold an outside job.

    ‘As a community college educator for forever, I love this city, Ek … just feel right at home,’ sy het gese, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.

    ‘The bottom line for me, and I think for Miguel, ook, is jobs – werksgeleenthede. And that’s what these schools are providing at very little cost,’ sy het gese.

    Haar man, President Joe Biden, wants to make community college freeone of the many social programs tucked into what was supposed to be a $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill, but is still being negotiated in Congress.

    Immigration reform was also supposed to be part of that package, but the Senate parliamentarian said what Democrats proposed couldn’t be passed through the reconciliation process, which allows the Democrats to bypass a Republican-led filibuster.