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Trump & Immigration / Border Troops / Lapan Interview #1131677

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A Keeping Them Honest look at President Trump on immigration as he campaigns for the midterm elections at the time of funerals for the victims of the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh introduced; Trump's tweet about the warm greeting he got in Pittsburgh quoted. [TRUMP - says they {migrants} are dangerous people: nobody is coming in from this caravan & immigration is a dangerous topic.] [Last week, TRUMP - says there is no proof of anything....] [TRUMP -says legal scholars says you can do it {ending birth right citizenship} via executive order.] [White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - says others have spoken about it.] 14th Amendment quoted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Estero, Florida: Jim Acosta) Trump's campaigning about the migrant caravan that has rough people in it discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with retired Marine David Lapen about the troops being sent to the border; his tweet against sending troops quoted. [LAPAN - offers views on sending troops when the caravan is not "dangerous"; this is not a needed deployment & not a national security threat; questions cutting off aid to poor Central American countries.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Acosta, Jim

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