Obama denouces 'inflammatory' Trump immigration policies

US President Barack Obama addresses the 38th Anniversary Awards Gala of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) in Washington, DC, on October 8, 2015President Barack Obama denounced the immigration policies of leading Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump Thursday, without naming him directly, in a speech to Latino political leaders. “The greatness of America comes not from building walls,” Obama told the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute anniversary awards gala. Trump, a billionaire real estate developer who has never held elected office, has promised, if he wins the White House, to expel immigrants in the United States illegally and to build a wall on the US-Mexico border.

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