Pelosi Still Sees Trump as Potential Immigration Ally, Calls for Comprehensive Reform
Despite President Trump’s rhetoric of calling the Democrats’ immigration stance “treasonous”...????...and their battle over border wall funding that led to a government shutdown…????...Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi still sees the president as a potential ally on immigration reform.????The Hill reports that Pelosi told reporters at an annual issues conference for Democrats, that immigration changes were “inevitable”.?????“And I’m not giving up on the president on this...I still say to him, ‘we’ve got to have comprehensive immigration reform.’”????President Trump recently tweeted “Our country is FULL!”????According to The Hill, Pelosi told reporters her initial reaction…????“My God, I thought it was Mary and Joseph at Christmas.
We have no room?
There is no room at the inn?
What is this?”????Pelosi argued that there’s room and a need for immigrants in the U.S….adding…????“The constant reinvigoration of America depends on us having comprehensive immigration reform where we respect the value of newcomers to our country.”????Despite this call for reform from the House Democrat leader, President Trump continued his rhetoric that the opposing party wants open borders…????Tweeting this during his visit to the border in Texas ????“I think what the Democrats are doing with the border is treasonous.
Their open border mindset is putting our country at risk.”
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