Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., said Democratic leadership in Congress is responsible for “thousands” of deaths at the hands of undocumented immigrants, and said data is unavailable to support that claim because of Democrats. (Sarah Silbiger/CQ Roll Call file photo)
Rep. Mo Brooks, R-Ala., advocated for President Donald Trump’s border wall in inflammatory terms on Sunday, saying that Democratic leaders in Congress have “American blood” on their hands for their refusal to allocate $5 billion for its construction.
“The question is going to be, how much blood, American blood, do you have to have on the hands of the Democrat leaders like Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer before they will help us with border security?” Brooks said in an interview with WAAY. “Or is their craving for power such that they are willing to accept the loss of American life?