Fox News’ Neil Cavuto Busts Trump for ‘Constantly’ Saying Mexico Would Pay for the Wall
Most Americans probably remember Donald Trump saying on the campaign trail—every chance he could—that he was going to “build the wall” along the southern border and that “Mexico would pay for it.” But when the president claimed during his trip to the border on Thursday that he “never said” they would literally write a check, many Fox News viewers were probably inclined to take him at his word. Thankfully, host Neil Cavuto put in some effort to correct the record this afternoon. Noting that Trump said something to reporters that “startled a lot of people,” Cavuto played his viewers the clip of the president asking, “Do you think they’re going to write a check for $20 billion or $10 billion or $5 billion or two cents? No! They’re paying for the wall in a great trade deal.” Read more at The Daily Beast.