SAN DIEGO | AP FACT CHECK: Trump wrong on blame for border separations
SAN DIEGO — President Donald Trump is wrongly blaming Democrats for a law that he says is forcing migrant children to be taken from their parents at the border. The decision to separate families was made by the Trump administration.
A look at his comment Wednesday during his meeting with local California officials who support the president’s moves on immigration policy:
TRUMP to Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen: “I know what you’re going through right now with families is very tough but those are the bad laws that the Democrats gave us.