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1) Barack Obama @POTUS44 released the @DHSgov strategic plan in 2012.

Guess what? IT SAID THE SAME EXACT THING AS @POTUS @realDonaldTrump @WhiteHouse !!!
2) Janet Napolitano was Secretary of @DHSgov and wrote in her introductory message:
3) “5 key missions:

—Secure our country from terrorist threats and enhance security

—Secure our borders

—Enforce our Nation's immigration laws

—Secure cyberspace

—Build resilience to disasters.”
4) MISSION 1: PREVENTING TERRORISM
5) MISSION 2: SECURE THE BORDERS
6) GOAL 2.3: DISRUPT AND DISMANTLE TRANSNATIONAL CRIMINAL ORGANIZATIONS
7) GOAL 3.2 PREVENT UNLAWFUL IMMIGRATION
8) “In a nationally televised address...the president warned about an ‘actual humanitarian crisis on the border’ prompted by a surge of migrants from Central America....The year was 2014, and the president was BARACK OBAMA.” npr.org/2019/01/09/683…
9) Here he is giving those remarks.
10) “The Obama administration housed migrant children in temporary camps on military bases.”
11) “And it pushed for long-term detention of migrant families while their asylum cases played out in immigration court, though federal courts blocked that policy.”
12) “Obama's administration blasted a range of loopholes that, collectively, incentivized illegal immigration, no doubt about it," said Dan Stein, the president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform”
13) “Back in 2014, Obama used his bully pulpit to urge a divided Congress to advance an immigration overhaul bill — and threatened to change immigration policy through executive action if it didn't.”
14) “‘The failure of House Republicans to pass a darn bill is bad for our security, it's bad for our economy, and it's bad for our future,’ Obama said”
15) “Trump has asked Congress for $5.7 billion to build barriers along the Mexican border in addition to more agents, immigration judges, detention space, humanitarian assistance and medical support”

SO CRUEL!
16) “Trump also asked Congress to close ‘border security loopholes’ in the law.”

Talk about a dictator!
17) There was a time when Democrats demanded border security. washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/…
18) “We still don't understand why the Democrats are so wholeheartedly against [the wall]. They voted for it in 2006. Then-Senator Obama voted for it. Senator Schumer voted for it. Senator Clinton voted for it.” - WH Budget Director Mick Mulvaney (2017) psmag.com/news/did-democ…
19) Walls work. They save lives. thehill.com/opinion/immigr…
20) But @TeamPelosi doesn’t care about people getting killed.

To her, it’s just “collateral damage.”

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