Here’s more video proof that Trump is lying when he says he never said Mexico would pay for the wall directly. During a primary debate in 2012, Wolf Blitzer asked him point blank what happens if he doesn’t get a check from Mexico for the cost of building the wall and he said he would get it (didn’t say how, of course).
At a Republican presidential debate in 2016, I asked @realDonaldTrump: "If you don't get an actual check from the Mexican government for $8 billion or $10 billion or $12 billion, whatever it will cost, how are you going to make them pay for the wall?" Here's his response: pic.twitter.com/i7dQea8Ehi
— Wolf Blitzer (@wolfblitzer) January 11, 2019