Fox's Raymond Arroyo: Money spent on housing migrants should be used in the "inner-city ... teaching people how to be hygienic, how to be clean"

Fox's Raymond Arroyo: Money spent on housing migrants should be used in the "inner-city ... teaching people how to be hygienic, how to be clean"

Host Laura Ingraham: "There's a lot we could do to help Americans turn their own lives around, especially those who served their country in uniform. Instead we're pouring money down a rathole because of an open border."

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From the November 28 edition of Courtside Entertainment Group's The Laura Ingraham Show:

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RAYMOND ARROYO (FOX NEWS CONTRIBUTOR): Well they keep talking about securing the border -- well this is what [Rep Nancy] Pelosi talks about where, "We want to secure the border" -- well how? How are you securing it? And the fact is they secure it by throwing a few more dollars at the border police or creating a few more shelters. That report you featured last night, I believe it was $438 million a year to keep one facility open that houses these migrant teenagers. One facility, there are nearly 100 of them in the U.S., one of them costs $430 million a year. Where could $431 million a year be used in the inner-city? On vo-tech programs, on bringing -- teaching people how to be hygienic, how to be clean, helping them clean up their households -- or remake the homes, the dilapidated homes of veterans, or get veterans off the street. The hundreds of millions of dollars, that is ridiculous. 

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LAURA INGRAHAM (HOST): There's a lot we could do to help Americans turn their own lives around, especially those who served their country in uniform. Instead we're pouring money down a rathole because of an open border. 

Previously

Laura Ingraham: People who use food stamps will be like "the roof squatters" during Hurricane Katrina

Fox host complains inner-city crime "more offensive" than Trump's "shithole" comments

Laura Ingraham blames "deficit of fathers" for violence in poor Black neighborhoods like Baltimore

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Poverty, Immigration
Network/Outlet
Courtside Entertainment Group
Show/Publication
The Laura Ingraham Show
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