One of Trump’s biggest campaign promises in 2016 was the construction of a wall on the border with Mexico, coupled with a particularly tough policy on aliens. The 45th president emphasized that this will help stop illegal immigration and drug smuggling, although the wall was not completed during his presidency.
Former President Donald Trump has commented on the enormous influx of illegal immigrants, including unaccompanied children, crossing the US border with Mexico, as he slammed the Biden administration for being responsible for the crisis.
In the statement shared by his ex-press secretary Sean Spicer on Sunday, Trump stressed that the Biden administration should immediately resume construction of the wall on the US-Mexico border in light of the crisis.
“We proudly handed the Biden Administration the most secure border in history. All they had to do was keep this smooth-running system on autopilot,” the former president began the statement, noting that “in the span of a just few weeks, the Biden Administration has turned a national triumph into a national disaster.”
Trump stressed that the new administration is “in way over their heads and taking on water fast.”
He also criticized the Secretary of the Department of Home Security Alejandro Mayorkas’ interview on Sunday, where he put the blame for the situation at the border on the former administration due to the partial abolition of the infrastructure for the temporary accommodation of…