Border Fence Cost Dispute
“A super PAC backing Republican presidential candidate John Kasich is rolling out a report Monday that puts a sky-high price tag on rival Donald Trump‘s anti-immigration proposals and projects a heavy blow to U.S. economic growth if they were implemented,” the Wall Street Journal reported.
“Mr. Trump’s proposals, which include building a border wall and deporting the estimated 11 million people currently in the country illegally, would cost as much as $935 billion over two decades, according to the report being released by New Day for America PAC.”
Immigration, Economy Top Issues for GOP Voters
“In 10 months, Americans will go to the polls to pick the next U.S. president. When they cast their ballots, those votes will likely hinge on how they feel about the issues most important to them. But what are those issues? As a way of finding out, NPR’s Rachel Martin centered her focus on one community going through a lot of change: Mecklenburg County, N.C.” said NPR.
Rubio Hits Cruz on Immigration, Again
“Marco Rubio says Ted Cruz’s attacks over immigration are about political calculation, not consistency, because Cruz, too, has changed his positions, CNN reports.
“Rubio unleashed an attack on his Republican presidential foe Sunday on ABC’s “This Week” — the latest episode in a series of exchanges between the two freshman senators. “When it comes to Ted, he has changed his position on immigration all over the place,” Rubio said.
Over 100 Terrorist Suspects Discovered to the U.S. Recently
“Following the discovery of a terrorist cell in Texas allegedly operated by an Iraqi who entered the United States as a refugee, the Washington Free Beacon has learned of an additional 41 individuals who have been implicated in terrorist plots in the United States since 2014, bringing the total number of terrorists discovered since that time to 113, according to information provided by Congressional sources,” the Free Beacon says.