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MICK: Three-Point Plan For Border Crisis Involves Relying on Mexico, Central America, and Congress

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Chief of staff Mick Mulvaney laid out a three-point plan for the border crisis on “Fox News Sunday,” which surprisingly pushed him on the urgency of the situation at the U.S.-Mexico line.

President Donald Trump declared a national emergency for the Wall and vetoed Congress’ objection to it, so Wall-building is commencing on the border and should increase rapidly.

But Mulvaney’s plan still relies on Mexico, Central American countries, and Congress.

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Mulvaney said that:

  1. Mexico must “continue” apprehending migrants, which they only just started doing as a result of Trump tariff threats.
  2. The Central American “Northern Triangle” caravan countries need to help (as if that’s going to happen, and the pulling off their foreign “aid” funds is still officially a “threat” from the White House).
  3. Congress needs to change the immigration laws.
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Immigration laws can be changed by executive order, and the ones that require Congress give President Trump all the more momentum in his re-election campaign, in which Republicans also hope to take back the House under Trump on the ticket.

Mulvaney is a good tea party political strategist for President Trump, who serves McDonald’s in the White House, but his job is not to stand in the way of the President using his broad executive authority as Commander in Chief to secure our people.

With Soros money funding the caravan organizers, this is nothing short of an invasion.

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Did Bernie Sanders Just Endorse a Neocon Regime Change Foreign Policy?

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Is Bernie Sanders the anti-war candidate that many non-interventionists are making him out to be?

Journalists Jacob Crosse and Barry Grey presented some interesting observations about Sanders’ foreign policy views.

Sanders criticized the assassination of Iranian General Qassem Suleimani in January and also stressed his opposition to the 2003 invasion of Iraq.

During the Iowa presidential debate, Sanders loudly boasted, “I not only voted against that war, I helped lead the effort against that war.”

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However, Sanders changed his tune when chatting with the New York Times.

The answers the Sanders campaign gave the Times showed its flexibility when it comes to foreign policy.

In other words, the Sanders campaign signaled to the military and intelligence apparatus that Sanders won’t present a threat to their interests and may actually carry out their interventionist agenda.

One question in the survey that the Times sent the Sanders campaign stuck out above the rest.

The third survey question asked, “Would you consider military force to pre-empt an Iranian or North Korean nuclear or missile test?”

The Sanders campaign responded, “Yes.”

Based on this response, Sanders’ is signaling that he’s willing to continue Bush-era policies of “preemptive war.”

Like Obama, Sanders’ opposition to the Iraq War was a matter of politics rather than a principled opposition to regime change wars.

His campaign was also asked, “Would you consider military force for a humanitarian intervention?”

Sanders responded, “Yes.”

Some of the wars that the U.S. carried out in the name of “human rights” have been the Bosnian war and the bombing of Serbia in the 1990s along with the aerial campaign against Libya in 2011 and the Civil War launched in Syria.

All in all, Sanders’ pro-peace/non-interventionist image is at best window dressing.

Under a Sanders presidency, the interventionist status quo will likely stay in place.

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