"There's no question that the Trump administration has taken their eye off the ball of the community relations side of policing," she said. "The end result of that ultimately undercuts the safety of whole swaths of the American community. If Americans live in fear of civic authorities, then they are less safe."
"What's frustrating about watching current events really has to do with the people that we went into office to work for," Ms. Munoz said. "President Obama's legacy was never really about himself, but he cares a lot about tens of millions of people having access to affordable health coverage. That's the very hardest part. Knowing that 13 million people will lose their health coverage as a result of the tax bill is incredibly painful."