Trump confirms he WILL visit the border in the next few weeks after ‘being invited by the Border Police’: Blasts Biden for undoing his ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy
- Former President Donald Trump also called getting rid of the Migrant Protection Protocol a ‘very bad decision’
- ‘A lot of people want me to’ visit the border, Trump told Pirro on Saturday
- Trump’s last trip to the border during his final weeks in office when he traveled to Alamo, Texas, to celebrate his border wall
Trump also called getting rid of the Migrant Protection Protocol a ‘very bad decision,’ in an interview with Fox News‘ Judge Jeanine Pirro on Saturday.
‘Well a lot of people want me to, the Border Patrol and the people of ICE want me there and have asked me to go. I feel I sort of owe it to them,’ Trump said.
‘They are great people doing an incredible job. It’s impossible with what they have done to stay in Mexico should have been left. Now they stay in the United States, by the way, stay in and never leave.’
He added: ‘Thousands and thousands of people are coming up right now as we speak. And you will have millions of people pouring into our country. It will destroy our country. It’s a very, very dangerous situation.’
Former President Donald Trump said he will visit the border in the next few weeks as he blasts Biden for undoing his ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy
Trump said that he would ‘love not to be involved’ while taking adding doesn’t think ‘there’s a rush’ for him to go.
‘You’re going to have millions of people pouring into our country. It’s a very dangerous situation. I would love not to be involved. Someone else is supposed to be doing it.’
Trump also touted his relationship with the Mexico’s President Andrés Manuel López Obrador and blasted Biden for ending that.
‘He’s supposed to go and make the decision to stay in Mexico. He ended that,’ Trump said.
‘It’s incredible. We are not getting along with Mexico any longer. We have a great president of Mexico who was great to me.’
Trump said that Mexico had 28,000 soldiers who stopped people from coming in to the United States, before then touting his signature border wall.
‘The wall is just a few of weeks away from being completed. It took 2 1/2 years to start the because the Democrats in congress sued us 11 different times.
Trump last visited the border during his final weeks in office when he traveled to Alamo, Texas, to celebrate the completion of more than 450 miles of his border wall.
Since then, the United States has seen an unprecedented surge of migrants at the border as the number of unaccompanied children are on track to surpass numbers from May 2019.
U.S. border agents conducted 100,441 apprehensions or expulsions of migrants at the border with Mexico in February – the highest monthly total since a border crisis of 2019, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection said recently.
President Joe Biden claimed on Wednesday that a ‘surge’ of migrants at the southern border started during the Trump administration.
Biden also blamed Trump for getting rid of a $700 million foreign aid program that would have prevented the migration surge by strengthening the economies of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala.