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Huelskamp responded by saying he didn’t know exactly how many immigrants were in the country illegally, and then tried to pivot to the importance of border security. When Halperin pressed him again for a plan to handle undocumented immigrants in the U.S., Huelskamp said “nobody in Washington I know of is talking about deportation … That’s what the president would like us to talk about.”

Asked a third time for his solution, Huelskamp again questioned the number. “I want to know how many folks are here. I want to secure the border.”

via Watch a Republican Congressman Sidestep a Straightforward Question About Immigration – Bloomberg Politics.