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Some Trump Supporters Renounce Support After Sh*thole Comments

Here are a sampling:


@realDonaldTrump I bought into the #MakeAmericaGreatAgain campaign. I voted for you. Starting to regret my decision. This country was built by great Americans from #shitholecountries. Please "SHUT THE F**K UP" you are making this country look very bad.
https://twitter.com/TomRuszczyk/status/951792682279604224
President @realDonaldTrump your "shithole countries" comment is unpresidential, and I'm VERY sorry I voted for you! #Haiti #Africa
https://twitter.com/Robbin_Young/status/951642216555978753 This woman, Robin, was definitely Trump supporter and a more prominent one on Twitter at that. I voted for @realDonaldTrump , and I regret it. He is a racist, foolish old man. Thank you @donlemon for saying these clear facts to our nation. #ImSorry #donlemon #Haiti
https://twitter.com/Ahsiqa/status/951657299973627904
@realDonaldTrump I voted for you and now I find out you are a RASIST. What are doing to our great country.. Please start thinki…

The Democrats Double Speak Regarding Trump's Sh*thole Seen Round The World Comments

The Democrats Double Speak Regarding Trump's Sh*thole Seen Round The World Comments

Another Trump controversy is afoot, so I thought I would address it.

In an Oval Office meeting to discuss immigration reform, the issue of TPS came up. TPS is Temporary Protected Status per Wikipedia:

In 1990, as part of the Immigration Act of 1990 ("IMMACT"), P.L. 101-649, Congress established a procedure by which the Attorney General may provide temporary protected status to immigrants in the United States who are temporarily unable to safely return to their home country because of ongoing armed conflict, an environmental disaster, or other extraordinary and temporary conditions.[2]


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temporary_protected_status

Trump made comments that have caused a lot of controversy:

President Trump grew frustrated with lawmakers Thursday in the Oval Office when they floated restoring protections for immigrants from Haiti, El Salvador and African countries as part of a b…

Could Trump Risk His Base With the Wrong Immigration Deal?

In 2013, Trump tweeted two things:

.@GOP need to face reality – not one of the illegal immigrants granted amnesty will vote Republican.

https://twitter.com/realdonaldtrump/status/302155020697235456

Amnesty is suicide for Republicans.Not one of those 12 million who broke our laws will vote Republican.Obama is laughing at @GOP.

https://twitter.com/realdonaldtrump/status/314093741562535936?lang=en

I took the opportunity to watch the full meeting Trump had at the White House today.  It was nearly an hour, and it was bipartisan.  Trump stated unequivocally his support for DACA.  I'm honestly torn on DACA.  I did support it at one time, but after watching them bussed in for a protest wherein they attacked Trump and conservatives, watching their protests and seeing them even interrupt people on their side like Nancy Pelosi when she was speaking, and seeing multiple dreamers interviewed who want amnesty not only for their families but open borders to bring over more relatives, my support …