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How can anyone vote for this scum bag pedophile molester who changes his mind every day like changing a load a clothes in his spin machine? This is only on one issue, immigration, there are dozens more from this indecisive moron. Republicans cannot be trusted, they are untrustworthy and liars.



IMMIGRATION - Go Trump Go!!!

1. Build a wall, deport all undocumented immigrants.

Trump's campaign began with a promise to build a wall across the United States' southern border and deport the country's 11 million undocumented immigrant.

2. Deport all undocumented immigrants but bring the 'good' ones back legally.

In a CNN interview in July 2015, Trump said, "I want to move them out, and we're going to move them back in and let them be legal, but they have to be in here legally."

3. Build the wall, deport criminals, triple the number of ICE officers, end birthright citizenship.
In August 2015, Trump released a detailed, sprawling immigration plan that included a wide variety of ideas: Build the wall, make Mexico pay for it, deport criminal aliens, enhance penalties for overstaying visas, triple the number of ICE officers, pause immigration to try and employ unemployed Americans, cut worker visas and more. Trump's plan didn't detail how he'd enact most of his proposals, or how he'd pay for them. He's walked back or modified much of it since.

4. Use a deportation force to implement policy.

In November 2015, Trump said he'd use a mass deportation force in order to remove the 11 million people.

"You're going to have a deportation force. And your going to do it humanely," Trump said in November on MSNBC.

5. Trump might be flexible on actually deporting 11 million undocumented immigrants.

BuzzFeed reported in February 2016 that in off-the-record talks with The New York Times, Trump admitted this was just bluster and a starting point for negotiations, saying he might not deport the undocumented immigrants as he's promised. Trump has refused calls to release the transcript, despite furious requests from his rival candidates.

6. Deport undocumented immigrants, but don't call it "mass deportations."

"President Obama has mass deported vast numbers of people — the most ever, and it's never reported. I think people are going to find that I have not only the best policies, but I will have the biggest heart of anybody," Trump told Bloomberg News in June 2016 when pressed about his immigration policies.

When asked more about how he'd characterize the deportations at the center of his immigration policy, Trump said he "would not call it mass deportations."

6. A deportation force is "TBD."

Trump's newly hired campaign manager dodged questions on the deportation force in August 2016 before saying that Trump's much-talked about deportation force from the primary was "to be determined."

7. "I'm gonna do the same" as past presidents.

Trump championed President Obama's immigration strategy — deporting criminals first — in an interview with Fox News on Monday, August 22 when asked about how he'd deport 11 million illegal immigrants. He declined to answer questions of how he'd handle those who aren't criminals.

8. I'm open to "softening."

The next day, Trump told attendees of a town hall hosted by Fox News in Texas that he was open to "softening" laws to help immigrants already living in the United States peacefully. However, he followed that by saying that those who had overstayed visas — one of the key ways undocumented immigrants get into the U.S. — had to leave. "You have to get them out. You have to get them out," Trump said.

It's unclear what or how he's softening his policy.

9. "There's no amnesty" but "we work with them."

In an interview with Fox News' Sean Hannity that aired Wednesday, August 24, Trump outlined an immigration plan that sounded an awful lot like the kind of path to legalization championed by Gov. Jeb Bush and Sen. Marco Rubio — the very people Trump excoriated for weak immigration plans while he campaigned on a promise of mass deportations.

"No citizenship. Let me go a step further — they'll pay back-taxes, they have to pay taxes, there's no amnesty, as such, there's no amnesty, but we work with them," Trump said.

0. Deport "criminal illegal immigrants" within one hour of being sworn in.

Trump worked to sound strong on illegal immigration at an event in Iowa on Saturday, August 27 — even if he was simply presenting a warp-speed version of current policy.

"On day one, I am going to begin swiftly removing criminal illegal immigrants from this country," he said. "We are going to get rid of the criminals, and it will happen within one hour" of being sworn in.

Trump did not discuss how he would approach the millions of other undocumented immigrants, nor did he explain how he could accomplish implementing current policy so quickly.

11. What's the plan again?

On Sunday, August 28, three Trump surrogates took to the airwaves to insist that Trump's immigration plan hadn't changed. But their answers on what that plan actually was — and is — only added to the confusion.

Running mate Gov. Mike Pence said there would be no path to citizenship, while Gov. Chris Christie said there would be no legalization at all. Campaign manager Kellyanne Conway dodged answering the question completely — simply saying he'd be humane.

"The question is what to do," she said.

12. A deportation force is not currently being discussed.

Conway built on her interview from a week ago when she said a deportation force was to be decided by saying it wasn't presently being discussed.

"He is not talking about a deportation force," she said.

13. The plan — whatever the plan is — has never changed.

"Absolutely consistent," said Pence.

"Completely consistent," said Christie.

"Pretty consistent," said Conway.

14. Deport all undocumented immigrants in due time, using a deportation force.

Two more surrogates muddled Trump's immigration policy on Tuesday.

Son Donald Trump, Jr. told CNN on August 30 that his father hoped to deport everyone.

"That's been the same, correct. But again, you have to start with baby steps. You have to let ICE do their job, you have to eliminate sanctuary cities, you have to get rid of the criminals certainly first and foremost, you have to secure the border. These are common sense things, Anderson," he said.

Meanwhile, Trump surrogate Jack Kingston told MSNBC that a deportation force "is part of it. We are going to learn more Wednesday."

Current position: Despite promising a "softening," it's unclear there is anything but a rhetorical shift happening. Trump has yet to disavow past policies, and his own team insists nothing has changed. As far as we know, Trump still aims to deport millions





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Oh no!! I can't even put down an article on Trumps flip flops on immigration without him changing his mind again. How can you vote for someone who is so undecided he changes his mined everyday, he changes mind as the many directions of the wind, he acts like he is crazy. He needs a psychological evaluation. Maybe they will give the child molester one while he is in prison.




One of Donald Trump's top supporters insisted Sunday that the Republican nominee is backing away from one of his most controversial immigration proposals: mass deportations.


Giuliani's comments follow a hardline immigration speech Trump delivered last week in Arizona. The former mayor cited an Associated Press report characterizing Trump's comments as "a sharp retreat" from his pledge during the primary season to remove all 11 million undocumented immigrants from the United States.




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