DORAL (CBSMiami) – Donald Trump is weighing-in on the prison escape of drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman – once again making controversial remarks about Mexico.READ MORE: Arrest Affidavit: Accused Hollywood Cop Killer Jason Banegas Claims He Was Trying To Kill Himself In Struggle With Slain Officer Yandy Chirino
The Republican presidential candidate took to Twitter, tweeting out:
Mexico’s biggest drug lord escapes from jail. Unbelievable corruption and USA is paying the price. I told you so!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 12, 2015
He then took a jab at his fellow political competitors.
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Can you envision Jeb Bush or Hillary Clinton negotiating with ‘El Chapo’, the Mexican drug lord who escaped from prison? ….
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 13, 2015
His comments come after he ignited a firestorm with his remarks on Mexican immigrants during his campaign launch in June.
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Sunday night, the Miss USA pageant aired on the small cable channel called “Reelz.” Trump missed the event because he is campaigning in Phoenix.