President Trump Says He Intends to Remove Birthright Citizenship for Some Children
A dispute exists over whether the constitution could allow a president to change or remove the 14th Amendment.
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President Donald Trump is intensifying his hardline immigration rhetoric heading into the midterm elections, declaring that he wants to order the end of the constitutional right to citizenship for babies of non-citizens and unauthorized immigrants born in the United States. Trump made the comments to “Axios on HBO” ahead of elections that he has sought to focus on his hardline immigration policies. Trump, seeking to energize his supporters and help Republicans keep control of Congress,…