The former US president has kept a low profile since leaving office, but will resume travel and gatherings later in June.
Former President Donald Trump said he will visit the US-Mexico border with Texas Governor Greg Abbott later this month, after both complained about the increase in the number of immigrants entering the United States.
Trump, Abbott and other Republicans criticized Democratic President Joe Biden for lifting Trump’s immigration restrictions because the number of immigrants arriving at the border has reached Highest monthly level Within 20 years.
Trump said in a statement on Tuesday: “The Biden administration inherited from me the strongest, safest, and safest border in U.S. history, and in just a few weeks turned it into the most solid border in U.S. history. Serious border crisis,” he announced that he had accepted an Abbott invitation to visit the border on June 30.
He added: “We went from border security that the world envied to a lawless border that the whole world sympathizes with.”
Republicans have been extremely critical of the Biden administration’s handling of the border, and criticized Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, who is responsible for handling the immigration crisis, for not visiting the border since taking office in January.
Trump did not specify where he will visit the 2,000-kilometer (1,250-mile) border. The Abbott office did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
The former president’s US-Mexico line will be his first visit since a few days before leaving office on January 12. Visited Part of the border wall is a bit like saying goodbye to the victory circle.
Trump will build a wall along the border as a landmark part of his presidency, saying it is necessary to stop illegal immigration and drug smuggling.
Biden posted Executive order On his first day in office-January 20-the construction of the wall was suspended, and he stated that “the huge wall across the southern border is not a serious policy solution.”
Biden’s order is the first in a series of measures aimed at removing many of the Trump administration’s immigration restrictions and implementing what the Biden administration calls more humane policies.
Abbott said last week that his state will Build your own Border wall, but whether he has the resources and legal authority to do this is still unclear.
Trump’s trip to Texas coincides with the former president returning to the public arena after leaving the White House.
Each adviser expects Trump to go to Cleveland, Ohio for a rally on June 26, and for a rally in Tampa, Florida on July 3.
— Josh Dawsey (@jdawsey1) June 15, 2021
In addition to visiting the U.S.-Mexico border on June 30, Trump is reported to be holding a rally near Cleveland, Ohio on June 26, where he is expected to win support for the candidates he supports, including those who are currently running. Max Miller. Cancel the seat of Republican Representative Anthony Gonzalez.
Gonzalez was one of 10 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump, which aroused the anger of the former president and Ohio Republicans.
According to reports, Trump will also hold a rally in Tampa, Florida on July 3. This will be his second public appearance in the state he now calls home. February, Trump spoke At the Conservative Political Action Conference in Orlando.