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Tue Jun 11, 2019, 01:50 PM

Trump says he's considering giving Venezuelans asylum

Source: Reuters



JUNE 11, 2019 / 1:10 PM / UPDATED 39 MINUTES AGO

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was looking into the possibility of granting asylum or temporary protected status to Venezuelans fleeing political turmoil in their country.

Reporting by Makini Brice; Writing by David Alexander; Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe

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Reply Trump says he's considering giving Venezuelans asylum (Original post)
DonViejo Jun 2019 OP
wasupaloopa Jun 2019 #1
pecosbob Jun 2019 #2
marble falls Jun 2019 #7
Javaman Jun 2019 #3
Crowman2009 Jun 2019 #4
Guy Whitey Corngood Jun 2019 #5
riversedge Jun 2019 #6
Retrograde Jun 2019 #8
Mr.Bill Jun 2019 #9
keithbvadu2 Jun 2019 #12
Karadeniz Jun 2019 #10
Demonaut Jun 2019 #11
Mr.Bill Jun 2019 #13

Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 01:56 PM

1. Only the wealthy who live behind walls and in exchange for their oil rights.

That is my hunch. My wife’s aunt lived there and was married to a banker. He cut her out of his will and her kids took what else she had.

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 01:57 PM

2. So he offers refuge to those fleeing turmoil caused by an unstable socialist regime

while denying refuge to those fleeing from the turmoil caused by unstable capitalist regimes...

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Response to pecosbob (Reply #2)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 03:34 PM

7. Not even mentioning that the US has had considerable hand in destabilizing the government.

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 02:03 PM

3. that means he won't.

anytime he says something like this, it usually means exactly the opposite.

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Response to Javaman (Reply #3)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 02:05 PM

4. Or more kids in cages.

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Response to Javaman (Reply #3)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 02:23 PM

5. Or he could be sincere this time.......

but he's thinking all the Ms. Universe contestants under 30.




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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 02:54 PM

6. UMM. strange idea coming from bigot Trump

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Response to riversedge (Reply #6)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 04:09 PM

8. Quick perusal of Wikipedia

indicates that Venezuela is considerably "whiter" than Guatemala and Honduras - especially among the people who are likely to have the money to afford to come to the US.

No, it's not that strange for Trump. If you come in on a jetliner, especially with $$$ to buy a Trump condo, you're more welcome than people trying to eke out a better life for themselves and their families by crossing a large country on foot.

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 04:24 PM

9. I thought our country was "full".

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Response to Mr.Bill (Reply #9)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 09:33 PM

12. OUCH!

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 08:23 PM

10. Total jerk. Stupid to even bring this up. Distraction?

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 08:29 PM

11. he's a monster, Venezuelans will flood Mexico

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Tue Jun 11, 2019, 09:41 PM

13. Don't need to send any to San Francisco.

We've already got Pablo Sandoval.

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