"Hillary Clinton Wanted the Wall"

Posted: Oct 19, 2016 10:20 PM
"Hillary Clinton Wanted the Wall"

In their discussion on immigration in Las Vegas Wednesday night, Hillary Clinton criticized her Republican opponent for his controversial plan to build a wall along the Mexican border and get Mexico to pay for it. She noted he chickened out on his plan when he traveled to Mexico.

“He had a meeting with the Mexican president,” Clinton reminded the audience. “He choked.”

Clearly, she was trying to bait the Republican nominee into devolving into another frustrated rant. He offered a more tempered response than she was hoping for, reminding her about her past support for a barrier along the Mexican border. 

“Hillary Clinton wanted the wall,” Trump said. "Now, she never gets anything done, so naturally the wall wasn't built. But Hillary Clinton wanted the wall."

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Her current immigration plan is no better, Trump noted. 

"She wants to give amnesty, which is a disaster and very unfair to all of the people that are waiting on line for many, many years," he said. "We need strong borders."