Trump says he’ll end birthright citizenship

Trump says he’ll end birthright citizenship


[Music] president Donald Trump says he plans to end the constitutional right to citizenship for babies born in the United States to non sendin citizens and undocumented immigrants it’s the latest push from the Trump administration to make hardline immigration policies of ahead of the midterm elections which is just one week away news for two sons Danelle Kahn Fair has reaction on the president’s possible executive order in an interview with Axios on Sunday night President Trump said he plans on signing an executive order that would go against the 14th amendment the 14th Amendment of the Constitution says all persons born in the US are citizens of the u.s. we’re the only country in the world where a person comes in has a baby and the baby is essentially a citizen of the United States for 85 years with all of those benefits it’s ridiculous it’s ridiculous and it has to end according to Politico around 30 countries offer birthright citizenship it was always told to me that you needed a constitutional amendment guess what you don’t can he legally change it we sit down with immigration attorney Maurice Goldman to get his insight it’s an outrageous idea that the president can by a stroke of a pen changed the entire landscape of the United States and the Constitution instead he said it would take an act of Congress to make such a change they would have to go through a series of procedures speaker Ryan even came out today and said that the president can’t unilaterally amend the Constitution president Trump sparking comments across the aisle one week before the midterm election Senator Jeff Flake tweeting he can’t do this and he shouldn’t do this this comes as the Trump administration plans to send over 5,200 troops to the southern border as thousands of Central American migrants make their way to the US reporting in studio Janelle Conn fair news for Tucson

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