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Actually, Joe Biden and the Obama
Administration Deported More
People Than Trump

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Posted By: zoidberg, 6/28/2019 10:50:17 AM

Here's a fact that will annoy pretty much everyone involved in the debate over illegal immigration and the border: President Obama oversaw more deportations than President Donald Trump has overseen. It's true. In 2012, the Obama administration kicked 419,384 people out of the United States, a single-year record that still stands, despite two years (and counting) of Trump framing himself as America's border-guard-in-chief. Earlier this week, Trump tweeted that he would remove "millions" of illegal immigrants if given a second term in the White House—but last year Trump managed to deport merely 256,000 people.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Jerseyden 6/28/2019 11:36:05 AM (No. 108844)
Call me a pessimist but 2012 was an election year for obama, also they were counting people being turned away at the border as deported.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird 6/28/2019 11:53:13 AM (No. 108858)
From a 2014 article: The annual number of deportations reached a record 419,384 in fiscal year 2012, according to newly released data from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Between 2009 and 2012, the Obama administration deported 1.6 million immigrants. By comparison, two million immigrants were deported during the eight years of the George W. Bush administration. The record number of deportations shows a rise in both deportations of those with a prior criminal conviction (a record 199,000), and those without a criminal conviction. https://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2014/01/24/record-number-of-deportations-in-2012/ A graphic image illustrates the numbers of deportations from 2000 to 2012.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: A.I. 6/28/2019 1:40:46 PM (No. 108994)
Yes, put them in cages first before deportation. That's what B Hussein O did.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: RedWhite&Blue2 6/28/2019 1:50:28 PM (No. 109007)
More hypocrisy and lies from the scofflaw crime cartel and their fake news liar media. Lies travel around our country before the truth can get its pants on. Media liars rat party liars education indoctrination liars tv cable show liars Hollywood movie liars magazine liars newspaper liars So many lefty loon liars! Fortunately 63 million of us are ON to their lies.
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