Hello? 9-1-1? We’d like to report a hostage situation. Sen. Chuck Schumer is holding illegal immigrants’ children hostage as we speak:

It sure does:

More from the Hill:

“There are so many obstacles to legislation and when the president can do it with his own pen, it makes no sense,” Schumer told reporters. “Legislation is not the way to go here when it’s so easy for the president to sign it.”

Asked if that meant Democrats would not support a bill backed by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to keep immigrant families together while seeking asylum on the U.S. border, Schumer said they want to keep the focus on Trump.

“Again, the president can change it with his pen,” he said, warning that Republicans would likely try to add poison-pill provisions to any immigration bill that came to the floor.

“Unacceptable additions have bogged down every piece of legislation we’ve done,” he said.

This effing guy.

It’s pretty clear what this is about.

The Democrats’ have zero interest in fixing this problem. They need to fan the flames of perpetual outrage because it’s the only weapon they’ve got.

Yep. They don’t care about the kids; they care about the narrative.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.

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