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Thousands: Drug Dealers

thousands: And some were comically obvious lies, according to Toronto Star. Trump twice claimed that big-time drug dealers who kill thousands of people get sentenced to 30 days in jail or a fine. Some of them were numerical exaggerations, some of them sneaky misrepresentations. Both claims are absurd individual drug dealers don't kill thousands, big-time traffickers do not get sentenced to mere fines. Democrats very obviously do Democratic president Barack Obama created the program; Trump cancelled it; Democrats have demanded that he immediately do something to secure the status of the immigrants who were aided by the program; Trump has refused, saying he will only agree to a path to citizenship if Democrats agree to billions in spending on his border wall and to make other changes to the immigration system. Trump claimed four times that Democrats do not actually want to save the DACA Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program that protects from deportation some of the young immigrants who were illegally brought to the U.S. as children. ( As reported in the news.