Mike Pence Affirms Trump ‘Absolutely Determined’ to Press Mexico on Border Crisis

Breitbart | 5/30/2019 | Staff
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Vice President Mike Pence affirmed Thursday President Donald Trump’s determination in pressing Mexico to address the humanitarian crisis at the U.S. southern border.

“The president is absolutely determined to use the authorities he has as president to call on Congress, to call on Mexico, to do more to address this humanitarian crisis on our border,” the vice president said in a gaggle with press before departing Canada.

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Pence made the remarks a couple of hours before President Trump revealed his plan to levy tariffs on Mexico until the illegal immigration problem is stemmed. The vice president was in Canada Thursday for meetings with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Canadian Parliament regarding the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement.

“We also need to see Mexico do more,” the vice president stated. “As the president said earlier today, he’s considering additional action using his authority as president, under the law, to make it clear to Mexico that they have to do more. They have to enter into a greater level...
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