White House senior adviser Stephen Miller said Sunday that the Trump administration is willing to do “whatever is necessary” to build a wall along the southern border, including shutting down the government at the end of the week.
“We’re going to do whatever is necessary to build the border wall to stop this ongoing crisis of illegal immigration,” Miller said on CBS’s “Face the Nation.”
Miller said the White House is “absolutely” willing to shut down the government “if it comes to it.”
.@margbrennan asked White House Senior Advisor Stephen Miller if there will be a partial government shutdown over a border wall. Miller says “If it comes to it, absolutely.” pic.twitter.com/qRijkp4jaA
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“At stake is the question of whether or not the United States remains a sovereign country,” he added. “Whether or not we can establish and enforce rules for entrance into our country. The Democrat Party has a simple choice, they can either choose to fight for America’s working class or to promote illegal immigration. You can’t do both.”- READ MORE