Trump will place a 5% tariff on Mexican imports on June 10th if they don’t stop asylum seeker from reaching our southern border. No one is happy about the decision, Republicans included, but Trump is sticking to his guns, banking that Mexico will fold. The tariffs will increase monthly if no action has been taken.
Trump has handed us his outline for comprehensive immigration reform, heavy on skill-based immigration, light on family ties. No mention of Dreamers (DACA) which likely means it will never see the light of day as legislation in the Dem House. Oh well… nothing new here!
Lindsay Graham will introduce a bill stopping all legal asylum claims at the border for anyone coming from Central America. The bill would require those seeking political asylum to apply at the consulate in their country of origin, stopping caravans! Makes senses! At least someone is thinking about a REAL CRISIS in D.C.
Barr has advised Trump to invoke EXECUTIVE PRIVILEGE over the redacted Mueller materials, to protect underlying covert evidence. This new chess move in the fight over the report and over power in general in D.C. assures Barr to be held in CONTEMPT by House Democrats. Nice to see our politicians hard at work solving real […]