Trump: 'We're Not Going to Give Any More Aid' to Countries That Send Illegal Immigrants to U.S.
By Susan Jones | June 20, 2018 | 6:30 AM EDT
"Let's do the right thing," President Trump told a gathering in Washington on Tuesday. He was speaking about legislation to stop unchecked illegal immigration.
But Democrats on Tuesday flatly refused to support legislation, saying it's unnecessary when President Trump could simply adopt a different "policy." Trump indicated that he may adopt a new policy -- one that denies financial aid to countries that send their people fleeing north. Read more ...
I am in complete support of withholding million's of $$'s from S of the border nations who continue to take the money and rarely alter their behavior actions. Why should the U.S. at this point expect different results using the same old practice of hand outs?
A rash of those gov'ts are corrupt. Do they even give basic things of what are foundation practices to help produce healthy and educated citizens? No.
One factor for possible consideration in this equation is that it is reported that foreign enemies of the USA are active in those countries. That does not mean to me that continuing handouts of millions of $$'s in tranches would change a darn thing. We have done that over and over for decades upon decades and the enemies influence of the USA has grown S of the border.
Sending throngs of invaders to the US border destabilizes America. It can eventually bankrupt our nation.