Trump administration fires Border Patrol chief Morgan | Daily Mail Online: U.S. Border Patrol chief Mark Morgan is out, just a few months after taking over the agency as an Obama White House appointee
He clashed with the rank-and-file officers' union, which saw him as an outsider appointed for political purposes
Morgan told employees on Wednesday that the Trump administration asked him to step down
President Trump gave the order hours later to build a wall on America's southern border, and said he would hire an additional 5,000 border patrol officers
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