Marco Rubio Schools Jake Tapper on Asylum Highway in Border Bill

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) shot down, stomped on, and trashed CNN’s Jake Tapper’s scripted effort Sunday to defend the failed border bill drafted by GOP leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY).
Democrats claim McConnell’s bill tightened the asylum rules but the bill actually created a fast-track asylum highway to citizenship, Rubio told Tapper on the State of the Union talkshow on CNN.

“Asylum is a pathway to citizenship,” he said as he shredded Tapper’s pro-migration talking points.
“Look, there are some things in that bill that we should do, [such] change the asylum standard,” Rubio told Tapper. …