1/28/19, “Vice-president Mike Pence saluted Guaido’s self-appointment, observing that although Trump disliked intervening elsewhere, he “has always had a very different view of our hemisphere”.” …“What has happened in Venezuela is a coup. Trump’s denial is dangerous,” “US and rightwing regimes may seek an excuse to intervene,” UK Guardian, Oscar Guardiola-Rivera
Comment: Since Trump will never be allowed to protect the US, it's in the best interest of everyone that he resign immediately.
The Libre Initiative is a conservative, Latino non-profit that is affiliated with the Koch Network.
The White House hosted the Libre Initiative, along with other Latino organizations including the League of United Latin American Citizens, and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, to discuss immigration reform, in hopes a broader deal could help end the partial government shutdown which is now in its second month.
“We’re trying to get to a space where we can all find agreement,” Garza said. “Where the left gets to a win by getting their priority. Presumably, that’s their priority, the DACA kids.”
“And the right gets their priority, which is what the president is asking for, $5.7 billion which includes infrastructure along the border,” he said.
President Trump has demanded $5.7 billion for his long-promised border wall, but Democratic lawmakers have refused the funding request.
Trump on Saturday proposed a deal that would have provided three years of legislative relief for about 700,000 Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program recipients in exchange for funding for a steel barrier at the border. Democrats, though, rejected that proposal. ”