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Editorial | This is the real border crisis

Editorial | This is the real border crisis

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

June 26, 2019

Democrats and Republicans need to throw their ideological differences away in order to ensure that people arriving at the border are, at the very least, being treated humanely.

Editorial: The wall isn’t a national emergency

Editorial: The wall isn’t a national emergency

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

February 18, 2019

What Trump fails to recognize in all this is that there is no crisis at the border. His national emergency creates far more problems than it solves and is a complete overextension of executive powers.

Opinion | Schumer and Pelosi are hypocritical in fight for border wall

Opinion | Schumer and Pelosi are hypocritical in fight for border wall

By Hayden Timmins, Staff Columnist

January 15, 2019

Schumer and Pelosi seem more comfortable with spending taxpayers’ dollars on useless projects rather than giving Trump 0.14 percent of the yearly budget to help prevent the illegal entry and re-entry of criminals

Editorial: Trump’s border security the wrong answer to real problems

Editorial: Trump’s border security the wrong answer to real problems

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 9, 2019

President Donald Trump’s first prime-time address was his opportunity to make a case for his border security plan. Instead, it highlighted just how little Trump understood the problems he hoped a border wall would fix.

Editorial: Trump needs to compromise on wall

Editorial: Trump needs to compromise on wall

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

January 8, 2019

Trump needs to put aside his ego long enough to agree to a compromise, or else the consequences of a prolonged government shutdown will be serious for many Americans.

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