Is Donald Trump right about this or is he way off? Either way, you won’t see any other GOP candidates saying this.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump voiced support Thursday evening for creating a mandatory database to track Muslims in the United States – the latest in an escalating series of responses following the deadly attacks in Paris.
‘I would certainly implement that. Absolutely,’ Trump told an NBC News reporter between campaign events in Newton, Iowa, according to video posted on MSNBC.com.
He said Muslims would be signed up at ‘different places,’ adding: ‘It’s all about management.’
Asked whether registering would be mandatory, Trump responded: ‘They have to be.’
The latest comments come less than a week after the deadly attacks on a concert hall, sports stadium and restaurants in Paris that have elevated fears of attacks in in the U.S. and prompted calls for new restrictions on Syrian refugees fleeing their war-torn country.
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