President Trump to just called an emergency meeting. He’s made a shocking decision, and Congress is bracing itself for the outcome. This could be a game-changer.
“Based on the comments made by Senator Schumer, he must have seen how dangerous & bad for our Country the Border is,” tweeted Trump. “He wants to meet. I will set up a meeting ASAP!”
Trump is referring to Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer’s recent visit to our southern border. Hopefully, Schumer has seen that it is not a “manufactured crisis” at all and is ready to make a deal for the good of the nation.
But if Schumer decides to play politics again — which is certainly likely — Trump has now backed him into a corner publicly. Unless you’re a blind opportunist like Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez, it’s impossible to visit the border and not see the security problem.
Furthermore, there’s additional pressure on Schumer to act given that he was just shamed on national television by the former chief of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) — an agency Democrats love to hate.
“Name one thing that Chuck Schumer has done to solve this crisis or address this crisis than vilify the men and women at Border Patrol,” said former ICE director Tom Homan on Fox News.
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