“These big flows of people are all trying to take advantage of DACA. They want in on the act!” tweeted the president on Sunday.
Trump said he wanted the “nuclear option” used to settle the issue regarding immigration reform. The so-called Caravan heading toward our border, or rather parts of it, think that they have an entitlement to all of our goodies, and for now most will. So let’s send the Yanks. Bush did as well as Obama but you won’t read that in the media. So tell me.. why go to all the trouble of climbing any wall? Walking? Why not just walk in and not show up for your hearing to be held a couple of years later after you cross a border crossing and say you are in fear?
Border-crossers entering the United States illegally have an 88 percent chance of evading immediate deportation by claiming “credible fear” in their native country, the Department of Justice (DOJ) analysis reveal.
The issue of the country’s loose asylum laws — where foreign nationals can claim that they are fearing for their lives in their native country and be released into the U.S. until their day in court — has sparked debate, as a caravan of 1,500 Central American asylum-seekers are headed for the southern border.More at Breitbart
“We are scared, just like you,” Irineo Mujica, the head coordinator of the migrant caravan, told the assembled group through a megaphone Tuesday morning. “Now President Donald Trump has said that he wants to hit us with nuclear bombs.”
A frustrated President Trump threatened Tuesday to send military forces to secure the nation’s southern border on as he fumed over the lack of progress on his cherished wall.
“We’re going to be doing things militarily,” Trump said during a White House lunch with Baltic leaders. He called the measure a “big step.”
The U.S. Border Patrol is currently tasked with protecting the boundary with Mexico.
Trump has railed in recent days against “weak” immigration laws in the U.S. — declaring protections for so-called Dreamer immigrants “dead,” accusing Democrats of allowing “open borders, drugs and crime” and warning Mexico to halt the passage of “caravans” of immigrants.