The Trump administration rolled out its new immigration policy on Wednesday during a week when nothing was going well for the president.
President Donald Trump has failed at health care reform. His poll numbers have slipped to 33 percent approval. And Congress forced the president to do something he’s been avoiding for months: punish Russia for its meddling in last year’s presidential election by sending him a veto-proof Russia sanctions bill.
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No wonder the president tried to change the subject by trotting out his favorite scapegoat.
Immigrants make easy scapegoats, a truth the president exploited all the way from Trump Tower to the Oval Office.
First, it was illegal immigrants, whom the president blamed for a nonexistent spike in violent crime in the
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