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FAIL: Video shows 80 migrants easily crawling under Trump-style border wall in Arizona

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A border wall in a remote section of the Mexican border failed last Monday after a group of 84 migrants crawled under it, a video posted by NBC News shows.

Video shot by a night camera set up by the border patrol showed families from Central America crawling under the border wall near Quitobaquito Springs, an area of Arizona’s Organ Pipe Cactus National Park.

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According to border control agent Fernando Grijalva, the group simply got out of a tour bus and walked into the U.S.

“[An agent] saw a bus stop on the Mexican side of the border,” Grijalva said. “The bus driver got out, opened the doors and then proceeded to have approximately 80 people exit the bus and cross into the United States.”

It does not appear that the border patrol agent, who is working without pay because of the shutdown, was able to detain any of the migrants.

President Donald Trump has repeatedly said that walls are effective at stopping undocumented migrants, a position that has been echoed by columnists such as the Hill’s Ford O’Connell who cited the wall in this section of the Arizona border as an example of why walls work and should be funded with billions of dollars.

You can see the video here.

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Trump’s claim impeachment ‘nullifies’ 2016 election blown up in new House Judiciary Committee report

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On Saturday, the House Judiciary Committee released their report outlining the offenses committed by President Donald Trump, and the legal framework for impeachment — which clears the way for Congress to write and approve articles of impeachment against him.

One of the key issues examined by the report is the claim, repeatedly made by the president and his supporters, that impeachment would "nullify" the 2016 presidential election and the popular will — which is already a weak claim given that Trump never won the popular vote, and that impeaching Trump would still install Mike Pence as president. But the report more broadly rejects the entire claim that an election result immunizes a president from punishment for official misconduct.

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READ IT: House Judiciary Committee releases report defining Trump impeachable offenses

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On Saturday, the House Judiciary Committee released a report outlining the impeachable acts committed by President Donald Trump.

"Our President holds the ultimate public trust," said the report, titled "Constitutional Grounds for Presidential Impeachment," in its introduction. "A President faithful only to himself—who will sell out democracy and national security for his own personal advantage—is a danger to every American. Indeed, he threatens America itself."

The report clarifies the procedures for impeachment, analyzes whether president can be "impeached for abuse of executive powers," and "whether it is preferable to await the next election when a President has sought to corrupt that very same election."

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Trump hammered by ex-intel officials for sucking up to the Saudis after Florida naval base shooting

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President Donald Trump is taking heat from former U.S. intelligence officials for taking a very soft tone with the Saudi government after Friday’s shooting at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Florida.

Not long after the shooter was identified as a second lieutenant in the Saudi Arabian military, the president tweeted out words of sympathy from the Saudi king after a phonecall, writing, "The King said that the Saudi people are greatly angered by the barbaric actions of the shooter, and that this person in no way shape or form represents the feelings of the Saudi people who love the American people."

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