One Republican lawmaker is arguing that former President Donald Trump‘s push to have the GOP reject the bipartisan border deal in an attempt to use immigration to win in the 2024 election is more than political malpractice.
Sen. Thom Tillis (R-NC) slammed Trump’s attempts to kill the bipartisan border deal that Congress is currently debating. Trump told Republican lawmakers that they should not “do a Border Deal, at all, unless we get EVERYTHING.”
These efforts have annoyed members of Congress on both sides of the aisle since it appears to be Trump trying to stop President Joe Biden from getting a legislative win, even if Republicans benefit from the deal too.
“I didn’t come here to have the president as a boss or a candidate as a boss. I came here to pass good, solid policy,” Tillis said,