Trump wants to dramatically seal off the US Mexico border but White House officials reportedly think its a terrible idea that wouldnt work

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I think the idea of closing the border is a bad idea. He has every reason to be upset with Mexico Santorum said during a roundtable discussion on CNNs State of the Union. And with a deficit like we have with Mexico and have had for many years closing the border would be a profit making operation. When you close the border also you will stop a lot of the drugs from coming in he said. Mexico border would hit American consumers in the gut. From avocado toast to margaritas vegetables and alcohol to meet consumer demand. Americans would run out of avocados in three weeks if imports from Mexico were stopped the largest distributor and grower of avocados in the world. Trump said on Friday that there was a very good likelihood he would close the border this week if Mexico did not stop immigrants from reaching the United States. In that period Mexico has gone from supplying less than a third of imported produce to 44 percent today. com and that the number of apprehensions exceed anything he encountered during his time serving under former President Barack Obama

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