President Donald Trump appeared to mock and question the legitimacy of asylum claims during his rally Thursday in Michigan, suggesting not all claims were truthful.
“You have people coming, you know they’re all met by the lawyers. … And they come out, and they’re met by the lawyers, and they say, ‘Say the following phrase: I am very afraid for my life. I am afraid for my life.’
Okay. And then I look at the guy. He looks like he just got out of the ring. He’s a heavyweight champion of the world. It’s a big fat con job.”