Trump Veers From Tax Script to Blast Democrats on Immigration

President Trump on Thursday lashed out at Democrats for opposing his proposals to fortify the border and toughen immigration laws, accusing his political opponents of embracing dangerous policies to secure immigrant votes.

"This is what the Democrats are doing to you, and they like it because they think they’re going to vote Democrat," Mr. Trump said, after recounting the terrorist attack in Lower Manhattan last October, in which an Uzbek immigrant killed eight people when he drove a truck onto a pedestrian and bicycle path on the West Side Highway. "They’re doing it for that reason, and other reasons."

Mr. Trump traveled to West Virginia on Thursday to promote his $1.5 trillion tax overhaul before a friendly audience.

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