Salvini is confronted by a leftist who calls him a murderer for rejecting mass immigration. Salvini turns the tables by asking the man for his name and address so 10 or 20 migrants can be sent to live there. Salvini says the real murderers are the smugglers who buy weapons and drugs with their ill-gotten gains.
Mexican officials are processing ‘humanitarian’ visas to allow the migrants to travel legally. Although the Mexican government is inviting members of the caravan to remain in Mexico to work, there is little doubt that the motivation for most migrants is to reach the welfare paradise called the United States.
Here is a list of compromise offers from President Trump and the Republicans that have been rejected by the Democrats. The only conclusion possible is that they want the shutdown in order to – with the help of their friends in the media – make it seem that it is Trump’s doing. The list is impressive.
Democrat Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said she is canceling President Trump’s State-of-the-Union address until the government is reopened. Trump countered by denying military air transportation for her public-relations trip to Brussels and Afghanistan, leaving her only the option of flying commercial.