President Trump announced that his first campaign stop for the 2020 presidential election would be held in El Paso, Texas on Monday - where the "Trump Baby" balloon featuring the president in a diaper and holding a cell phone will be present.
Glassner's statement echoed a claim made by Trump during his State of the Union address Tuesday night that the construction of a "powerful barrier" along the border in El Paso had dramatically reduced violent crime. Just pick up a copy of U.S. News & World Report, which ranked El Paso as one of the nation's safest cities in - wait for it - 2005, or three years before the most recent border fence project started.
Shelby, a Republican, would not provide any details on a possible deal but said the situation had improved now that there was a better understanding of what Trump would support. But his constant use of risky border security rhetoric sharply juxtaposed those gains.
Of course, President Trump's point was that El Paso's safe streets are entirely the product of a border wall and, of course, that isn't even close to being true.
According to officials, the migrants were detained by the local government in Coahuila state, which arranged for 49 buses from nearby cities Arteaga and Saltillo to safely transport them back into the country's interior.
Valdez updated people on the page on Friday saying, "Baby Trump is in transit on his way to EL Paso!"
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Speaking to reporters, Tester said it was "entirely possible we could have a deal in a timely manner, which could be tomorrow but certainly by the weekend". "President Trump continues to give a false narrative about a great city that truly represents what this great nation is all about", the sheriff said. The event will begin at 5 p.m. and O'Rourke is scheduled to speak at 7 p.m., the same time Mr. Trump's "Make America Great Again" rally is set to start. "White it is true that El Paso is one of the safest cities in the nation, it has never been ".considered one of our Nation's most risky cities". And an indignant Wiles responded that in fact, the West Texas city has always been known for its lower crime rates.
While Trump touted a decrease in crime in El Paso since the fence was constructed in 2006 and 2008.
"El Paso was NEVER one of the MOST risky cities in the US".
Meanwhile, some liberal House Democrats and immigration advocacy groups gathered outside the Capitol to demand funding cuts to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, which is in charge of enforcing immigration law in the interior of the country, including deporting undocumented immigrants. From two years before the wall was built to two years after, violent crime actually rose 17 percent, before returning to a downward trend.