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Schumer on Trump's ban: "Throw it in the trash"

Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 01:37

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says he thinks President Trump should throw his immigration order ''in the trash.'' Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says he thinks President Trump should throw his executive order on immigration "in the trash." Speaking on CBS' Face the Nation, Schumer says the order "really doesn't make us safer." On Sunday, a White House official launched a blistering attack on the federal appeals court that blocked Trump's executive order, calling its ruling a "judicial usurpation of power." The Trump administration has faced multiple legal setbacks to its travel ban issued on January 27, and the Republican president has said he may issue a new executive order rather than go through lengthy court challenges. The executive order Trump issued banned entry into the United States to refugees and citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries, triggering nationwide protests and legal challenges.

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Schumer on Trump's ban: "Throw it in the trash"

Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 01:37