Trump says illegal migrants are 'animals, not people' in half-minute rant about gangsIn a half-minute rant in front of news cameras, following discussion of the MS-13 gang, Mr Trump said: “We have people coming into the country, or trying to come in, we’re stopping a lot of them. According to the White House’s official transcript of the meeting, Mr Trump was speaking after Sheriff Margaret Mims decried California’s sanctuary laws, saying they left her unable to alert immigration officials to the presence of MS-13 gang members and other criminals.