CNN's Gloria Borger: The Term “Pivot” Should “Be Put In A Lock Box” When Talking About Trump

Borger: “There Was No Softening Here That I Could See”

From the August 31 edition of CNN's CNN Tonight:

GLORIA BORGER: I think during this whole campaign, people have been waiting for a different Trump to show up. He's had different people running his campaign, as you know, Corey [Lewandowski], and people keep saying, “oh, Trump's going to change, he's going to be different, he's going to so-called pivot,” which I think that ought to be put in a lock box that word, because Trump was tough tonight. This -- we were talking about whether he was going to soften on immigration, what his policy would be on mass deportation. There's a little bit of confusion here to me and we can talk about that later, but I do think that he made it very clear that those who are today illegally, who are seeking legal status, they will have one route and only one route: to return home and apply for reentry. There was a little bit of confusion later on in the speech to me, but I do believe that this was tough, it was build the wall, it was Mexico's paying for it, and there was no softening here that I could see.


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