Border Deaths Have Declined In Trump’s First Two Years

Data shows border deaths declined in President Trump’s first two years in office.

Undocumented immigrants are safer and better off under President Trump, just like everyone else. But you can file this story under the heading of “things you’ll never hear on our MSM news stations.”

The only person responsible for the deaths of this man and this child is this father who put his child on his back and then attempted to swim across the river.

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A gut-wrenching photograph late last month of a father and daughter in the Rio Grande – while attempting to cross from Mexico into the United States – sharply exacerbated existing tensions over the ongoing border and migration crisis dividing Americans.

But while politicians and Presidential hopefuls expressed their outrage and pointed fingers at the Trump administration, official data indicates that Mexico-U.S. border deaths have actually declined in the first two years of the current administration.

According to statistics compiled by the United States Border Patrol, there were 298 border deaths in 2017 and 283 in 2018, making it an average of 291 per year. The average yearly deaths under President Obama stood at 372 and 382 under the Bush administration.

However, as an analysis by National Review highlighted, Trump also likely benefitted from a drop in overall illegal border crossings, a trend that was sparked during Bush’s second term. More

Wonder how the anti-American politicians and hate-mongering talk show critics will twist this one. They probably won’t even mention it since it doesn’t gel with their agenda. The media will continue to misrepresent if not out and out lie about deaths at the border.

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