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Now that the midterm elections are a week away, Trump is throwing out promises that he knows he can't keep in order to energize his base. A couple of weeks ago, he started to promise a 10% tax cut to the middle class "in the near future", which he will not be able to deliver on.
Another idea that he has resurrected is the elimination of birthright citizenship, which he won't be able to deliver on either, even though it's a topic that he has been talking about for a long time. His plan is to simply issue an executive order, which would be thrown out by the courts because it would be a violation of the 14th Amendment, which only Congress can amend. Fortunately, Paul Ryan went on record just a few minutes ago saying that Republicans did not like Trump changing immigration law by executive order, and that reversing the Constitution would be "a lengthy process".
Pew Research has found that births to undocumented immigrants has been declining, and is now roughly 7% of all births in the country. In addition, America is only one of 33 countries that allow children born within their borders to obtain citizenship.
The other dog whistle to his base is the caravan from Central America that is slowly making its way to our borders, which some right wingers have called an "invasion" funded by George Soros.