Other protesters hurled an "Abolish ICE" banner over a railing at the base of the statue.
The White House called out Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Sen. Kamala Harris.
'It’s a disturbing picture. There are children by themselves.'
The White House said they expect Congress to "do what they were elected to do" to solve this.
Ringelstein was arrested after trying to deliver toys, books, water and blankets to the children at the facility.