PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World Trump says there are 2 million 'criminal aliens' in the US. It's not clear where he got that number. Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/659492/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Donald Trump says people don’t even talk about the issue. But he does. He calls them "criminal aliens" — undocumented immigrants with criminal records living in the United States. And he says there are 2 million of them.