DONALD Trump last night demanded funding for an impenetrable border wall with Mexico to defeat what he called a “humanitarian and security crisis” on the frontier.
The President made a prime-time televised address ahead of a visit the border later this week – as the government marked its 18th day of a partial shutdown.
Speaking to the nation from the Oval Office for the first time, President Trump said that all Americans are hurt by uncontrolled illegal immigration.
Among those hit hardest by illegal immigration are African-Americans and Hispanics, he said – although he did not provide evidence for that and similar claims.
And Trump blasted Democrat rivals in Congress – blaming them for shutting down the government for the second longest period in history over the border security row…
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