Mexico Tells Trump To ‘Blow Off’ After His Request To Pay In For Wall —Trump Responds BRILLIANTLY! Makes them PAY!

Immigration had been a constant theme to Donald Trump’s campaign, built upon his promises to build a wall – and make Mexico pay for it.

Both Mexico’s current and former President have both said publicly, on multiple occasions, that they won’t pay for the wall. Despite that, Trump signed an executive order yesterday ordering the wall to be built as soon as physically possible, regardless of whoever pays for it.

Trump had a meeting planned with Mexico’s current President Enrique Pena Nieto set for January 31st, but that executive order was enough to lead him to cancel that meeting earlier today. Before it was officially canceled, Trump sent a warning message to Mexico. As Angry Patriot Movement reported:

This morning, Trump raised all of their blood pressure readings a few points with two simple tweets…

Now the meeting is canceled – and Mexico is going to be paying for the wall for certain now, whether they like it or not.

There’s a number of ways Trump can force them to pay for it.

According to the Washington Examiner, Mexicans legally and illegally in the United States send home over $24 billion a year, a ripe tax target to build President Trump’s wall.

Trump during the campaign suggested banning the payments and using them to build the wall in a “one-time payment” of some $10 billion. Others have suggested he would tax the payments. Even at the lowest 10 percent IRS tax rate, enough could be generated in Trump’s first term to complete the partially-built wall, or about $10 billion.

Additionally, Trump has threatened tariffs on Mexican imports (both because of trade, and as a threat if they don’t pay for the border). Quoting from his campaign’s website There is no doubt that Mexico is engaging in unfair subsidy behavior that has eliminated thousands of U.S. jobs, and which we are obligated to respond to; the impact of any tariffs on the price imports will be more than offset by the economic and income gains of increased production in the United States, in addition to revenue from any tariffs themselves. Mexico needs access to our markets much more than the reverse, so we have all the leverage and will win the negotiation.

Another bullet point floats another idea to pay for the wall: “Even a small increase in visa fees would pay for the wall. This includes fees on border crossing cards, of which more than 1 million are issued a year. The border-crossing card is also one of the greatest sources of illegal immigration into the United States, via overstays.

Sounds good to me. Hilariously, this is all occurring as Mexico makes plans to built a wall at the Mexico-Guatemala border.

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