Trump Is Doing What He Said He’d Do. (Bad Idea.)

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Bill Scher, RealClearPolitics
“Basically all I’ve done is keep my promise,” President Trump told CPAC attendees after describing his plans to intensify the deportation of undocumented immigrants. At a press conference earlier this month, Trump scoffed, “Some people are so surprised that we are having strong borders. Well, that’s what I’ve been talking about for a year and a half.” Similar sentiment was expressed by Rep. Raul Labrador, who told the Idaho House the president is just “doing the things that he said he was going to do” and “”it should concern you all” that…