It would be fantastic if Mexico would pay for the border wall, but it might not directly happen. This new plan could be even better!
There are 300 jurisdictions that were picked out by the Immigration Customs Enforcement which are “sanctuary” designated. This means they shield illegals from the federal immigration authorities for their immigration related crimes.
According to the Pew Research Center, 61 percent of the nation’s 11 million illegal immigrants (although some estimates suggest there are as many as 15 million illegals) reside in just twenty sanctuary cities.
Here are those cities:
Trump has threatened these cities before and if he goes through with this, he could free up enough revenue needed to build the wall inside of a year!
According to the Daily Signal, just 106 of the nation’s sanctuary cities have received a total of $27 billion in federal funding – while the estimated cost of the wall has ranged from $10 billion to $25 billion.
What are your thoughts on this?