Pentagon authorizes up to $1B to start 57 miles of border wall construction
Tuesday, 26 March 2019 The Pentagon notified Congress late Monday that it authorized the transfer of up to $1 billion to erect 57 miles of "pedestrian fencing" along the U.S.-Mexico border in direct support of President Trump's national emergency declaration from last month.
President Donald Trump took a break from fundraising and visited the border wall in Otay Mesa. According to Business Insider, Trump signed one of the slats with a Sharpie. The section of the wall Trump..