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Trump Breaks Mexico: New Deal Reached,
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Posted By: JoniTx, 6/7/2019 9:34:39 PM

President Donald Trump announced late on Friday that the United States has reached a new agreement with Mexico in which Mexico is going to take "strong measures" to end the flow of illegal immigration into the United States and will thus avoid being hit with massive tariffs by the Trump administration. (Video) "I am pleased to inform you that The United States of America has reached a signed agreement with Mexico. The Tariffs scheduled to be implemented by the U.S. on Monday, against Mexico, are hereby indefinitely suspended," Trump tweeted. "Mexico, in turn, has agreed to take strong measures to stem the tide of Migration through Mexico,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 6/7/2019 9:47:24 PM (No. 93074)
I'm not buying it - yet. Let's see a marked slowdown in the number of people illegally crossing our border. Otherwise, Mexico is just blowing smoke. Trump should have done this the moment the caravans from Central America began.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lucky5 6/7/2019 9:53:44 PM (No. 93077)
I am very pleased. At least this is a start. He has never given up on making this happen. One way or another. It will be interesting to see what they actually do. He will not hesitate to reinstate this tariff if needed. This is what happens when an actual businessman, who is not a career politician is in power.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 6/7/2019 9:58:52 PM (No. 93082)
I'll believe it when I see it. Hopefully Trump's tariff threat will cost Mexico more than anything the open borders crowd gives them, and Mexico will act.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: beca 6/7/2019 10:08:56 PM (No. 93087)
Such optimism. Feel like I'm with libs...
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Reply 5 - Posted by: padiva 6/7/2019 10:29:44 PM (No. 93098)
Trust but verify.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: DoneinCalif 6/7/2019 10:32:29 PM (No. 93099)
I suspect Trump told them privately that if they screw him he was going to destroy their economy. And I'm sure they believe him.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: watashiyo 6/7/2019 11:19:46 PM (No. 93120)
Mexico knows you don't mess with Trump. No te metas con Presidente Trump, porque está muy loco! Har har hardy har har! And I think the rest of the foreign leader knows it too! MAGA!
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Reply 8 - Posted by: bighambone 6/7/2019 11:20:43 PM (No. 93122)
The result remains to be seen, but the numbers of bogus asylum seekers approaching the US borderline in the coming months will tell the real story. Either Trump’s tariff threats did cause Mexico to change its attitude, or the lack of support from the UniParty Congress caused Trump to back away from his tariff plans for Mexico. Time will tell, but remember Trump can only do what is politically possible.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: thomthomp 6/8/2019 12:08:11 AM (No. 93135)
Stupid Republicans in the Senate who opposed the tariffs because they didn't recognize a negotiating tactic or because they secretly wish the President to fail should be ashamed. But wait, they are part of the uniparty. They know no shame.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: jjs 6/8/2019 1:02:34 AM (No. 93146)
I like Trump, he never gives up. He is a problem solver. My biggest wait and see is who will file a law suit first to try and stop this?
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Reply 11 - Posted by: ginadee 6/8/2019 1:16:29 AM (No. 93148)
Slap a tariff back on them.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Marjbaldwin 6/8/2019 1:30:29 AM (No. 93150)
A 95% tariff on the Enemedia would solve this problem much quicker.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Safari Man 6/8/2019 1:46:12 AM (No. 93151)
Now, just raise the federal minimum wage to $150/hr and give all citizens a waiver to accept less down to $1/hr
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Reply 14 - Posted by: NotaBene 6/8/2019 2:55:02 AM (No. 93159)
Out fearless leader gave the Mexicans a 90 day reprieve. If their drug cartels do not decrease trafficking Mexico will be crushed. If Mexico really accepts our returning Central American refuse we will be fine. This may not be possible if Mexico is already a Narcostate beyond redemption. Like our one-ton stones President says, let’s see what happens.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Marjbaldwin 6/8/2019 3:25:15 AM (No. 93166)
5 4 3 2 1.... the Enemedia will now reflexively take Mexico's pro-crime side. Pretty soon there will not be a single safety/security/prosperity policy they support, if they're not there already. Exposed!
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Trigger2 6/8/2019 3:39:22 AM (No. 93169)
Can Mexico be trusted to keep to their end of the bargain or will they pull a Kim Jung Ung stunt? Will I see articles of Lurch running down to Mexico to advise them how to stymie our President?
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Reply 17 - Posted by: M2 6/8/2019 6:37:20 AM (No. 93230)
I will have to see it happen first before I begin celebrating. Mexicans are notoriously politically lazy.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Rinktum 6/8/2019 7:11:18 AM (No. 93269)
#12, I like the way you think! It would be nice if the President could put a tariff on the enemedia. Just imagine all he could accomplish. It’s merely wishful thinking on my part but it would be nice to hold these liars to account. They have done immeasurable harm to this country and they know it and do not care. As far as the situation with Mexico goes, I have to wonder how quickly the pernicious globalists contacted Mexico to make them a better offer. After all, the United States is the country they must bring to its knees in order to achieve their evil agenda of a one world government. I hate to be Negative Nellie but they are the biggest threat to our sovereignty we have ever faced. So many inside our country have already thrown in their lot with them specially the corrupt politicians and bureaucrats who work tirelessly behind the scenes to do their bidding along with the CEO’s of multinational businesses who see the world through the lens of their bottom line and have or little allegiance to this country. I do want the President and ultimately the American people to have this win. However, I cannot dismiss the determination of Global cabal who wants us under its thumb.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: michimatician47 6/8/2019 7:32:33 AM (No. 93302)
Trump handling this very professionally. Cynics are justified in their show-me attitude but Trump has to give sovereign neighbors the benefit of the doubt. The ball is now in Mexico’s court. If they truly want first-world status among nations, then Trump has offered them a terrific opportunity to show off. Good control of their own borders, the talent for maintaining a complex relationship with a powerful neighbor (us!), mutual defense and security measures, a stable currency, following through on promises, and negotiating compromises...these are the stuff of solid nations with clout at the big boy table. Trump has endowed Mexico with a spectacular chance to prove their chops on every front. Is Mexico still the land of “The Three Amigos”, El Guapo, and “we don’t need no stinkin’ badges”, or is it the modern industrial, agricultural, and energy power on the move up? We’re going to find out.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: planetgeo 6/8/2019 7:46:04 AM (No. 93317)
This is the stuff of legends. In an earlier era Trump would be called "Donaldus Maximus", standing alone on the bridge, fending off the invading millions on one side while being shackled and obstructed on the other by the traitorous Democrats, enemedia, and quivering RINOs. Unlike Leonidas of Sparta, he doesn't even have the 300 to help him. Hundreds of years from now he will be remembered as the lone champion not just of the United States, but also of Western Civilization. This is truly epic. And I am totally serious.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 6/8/2019 8:50:01 AM (No. 93392)
I'll believe it when I see it.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: watlines 6/8/2019 9:18:03 AM (No. 93411)
This is how you get others to agree with you without pointing a gun at them. It's called leadership. That's why the Swamp can't stand our great president, Donald J Trump. Remember his words: "They're not after me. They're after you. I just got in their way."
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Reply 23 - Posted by: panther361 6/8/2019 9:45:22 AM (No. 93445)
My big concern is what's the headcount of terrorists and assorted bad guys already entrenched on the good side of the border waiting for a go signal.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Geoman 6/8/2019 10:01:29 AM (No. 93459)
What happened to the president's position earlier Friday of "results first?" It looks like political considerations have morphed "results first" into "going to take 'strong measures.'" I wish I could see it differently but my strongly conservative, rural Texas county is being, and has already been, "transformed" in ways Obama promised but failed to accomplish during his reign of appeasement.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: bigfatslob 6/8/2019 10:08:51 AM (No. 93466)
I believe it when just one occasional wetback is caught in a week swimming the Rio Grande, gets caught and sent back south. Until then I'm not holding my breath. I'll just say the Mexican government doesn't know who they are fooling with in Donald Trump. This ain't Obama they fooling with or the proposed Pant Suit Queen that never was president.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: starboard 6/8/2019 10:10:04 AM (No. 93469)
President Trump knows what the other lilliputians in congress have no idea. He knows there's a process to get from point A to point B. Sometimes you have to tack one way and then suddenly tack the other way to reach your destination. It takes perseverance but in the end you get there. I knew when I heard his comment about the Mexico Tariff abroad in France this week, he was in control, had a plan and was not worried about a few RINO Republican Senators back home who had their panties in a twist. President Trump is truly a gifted leader and proves it everyday to the ghetto group of clowns we currently have in Congress and the media.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Krause 6/8/2019 10:14:52 AM (No. 93476)
Trump is working, pretty much on his own, to solve America's problems. While democrats spend their time investigating.......something, and complaining about Trump. He's making entrenched politicians look totally inept, which many of them are. Trump is a doer, politicians are talkers, conflicted by their donors, and the 'victims' they have developed over the years, wishes.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: bighambone 6/8/2019 10:42:13 AM (No. 93504)
When McConnell came out the other day and criticized Trump’s tariff initiative against Mexico, he intimated that it was because tariffs would be adverse to ordinary American workers. But that was a misrepresentation, as what he was really saying is that he was against the tariff initiative because it had the great chance to lower business profits thus hurting the international investor class. That is evident because McConnell is the leader of the low wage loving establishment Republicans in the Senate who have no problem with flooding the USA with cheap foreign labor to the detriment of working Americans, thus creating lower business labor costs, that only benefit the investor class. After Trump announced that he planned to put a 5% tariff on Mexican imports the stock market immediately nose dived, because those tariffs were considered a threat to the investor class, and not to working class Americans, that’s for sure. Now that Trump has said that he made a deal with Mexico, we will have to wait and see the result that will become evident in a couple of months. The leftist and liberal Democrats are much worse, as they are intent on allowing as many illegal aliens as possible into the USA under the fraudulent guise of them being legitimate asylum seekers. The ultimate Democrat plan is to eventually grant the illegal alien population of poor, uneducated, and socialist minded people US voting rights, thus changing the political and social demographics of the country in enough key States to keep the Democrats in permanent political power in DC, and to send the Republicans, also known as the Stupid Party, into long term political oblivion.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: NotaBene 6/8/2019 10:45:16 AM (No. 93505)
Donaldus Maximus. American hero standing alone in the breach. Our own Churchill.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Arby 6/8/2019 11:06:58 AM (No. 93524)
We will, of course, have to see the terms of the deal, but the Donald never gives up and never goes back on his promises. This is a mark of greatness and why the dims hate him so.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: starboard 6/8/2019 11:11:26 AM (No. 93529)
Yes #29. Perfectly described ... Our own Churchill
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Vincent Vega 6/8/2019 11:52:48 AM (No. 93567)
As if he doesn't have enough to do, with the House Dems and the media on his back every step of the way, now he has do Congress' job for them too.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Wary American 6/8/2019 2:15:07 PM (No. 93691)
I will believe it when it has occurred. But the one thing I am confident about: TRUMP WILL BE AWARE and TAKE ACTION (that NEEDS to be taken...and NOW).
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Reply 34 - Posted by: PeasantNumberThree 6/8/2019 3:58:15 PM (No. 93762)
A good first start. But we must see good results from Mexico. If we don't get them, then I'm sure President Trump has other cards up his sleeve to pull next. In the meantime, it is up to US to remember the 16 whimpering RINOs that complained about the Trump tariff plan against Mexico: McConnell, Cornyn, Thune, Porter, Blunt, Portman, Burr, Barasso, Crapo, Murkowski, Gardner, Roberts, Sasse, Tillis, Graham, and Romney (list from Sundance article, 06/04/2019). I've started a list of weak-kneed RINOs. I suggest you all start/maintain one as well...
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Reply 35 - Posted by: smcchk 6/8/2019 4:06:36 PM (No. 93774)
Never have I seen anything like our POTUS. He says it and he does it. The pace is breathtaking and so needed. Other political figures look so paltry next to him. It will be that way for decades to come.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: RenoVet68 6/8/2019 6:31:47 PM (No. 93877)
Would have loved to be a fly on the wall during that negotiation. Often wonder what goes on behind the scenes.
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Prince Charles fears the natural world may be doomed as efforts to counter climate change are 'coming too late'. The lifelong environmental campaigner, 70, admitted the loss of biodiversity 'terrifies me' and said 'the really difficult thing' is presenting acceptable alternatives for people. He said a key issue is the 'untold damage' done to the world's water cycle—in a nod to the fact that 'we seem to have forgotten that everything in nature is interconnected'. But striking a more positive note, the Prince of Wales seemed to have a constructive conversation with US President Donald Trump during his state visit
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