Trump's Coming to San Diego to Visit His Beloved Border Wall

Senate Intelligence Committee Richard Burr and ranking member Mark Warner talk during a hearing about Russian interference in U.S. elections in Washington U.S

Trump has said he may travel to San Diego to inspect the prototypes, which range in height from 18 to 30 feet and combine different formulations of see-through steel bars, concrete slabs and metal spikes.

Trump's border wall, which formed a key pillar of his 2016 presidential campaign, has encountered much opposition, particularly over the growing cost and the timeline of construction.

His comments from the Maryland retreat come hours after a group of senators received a document detailing the administration's border security plan, which includes asking Congress for nearly $18 billion to construct border fencing, despite Trump saying Saturday, "Mexico will pay, in some form" for the wall. During the campaign, he called for a contiguous wall along 2,000 miles of the border, something even the Border Patrol union does not think is necessary. Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, said Monday. In the end, though, all 54 Democrats in the Senate supported the provision in hopes of realizing a bigger goal - providing a path to citizenship for millions of undocumented immigrants. "So it's important to reduce those vulnerabilities for our security's sake", she said. "Whether we call it a fence or call it a wall, it acts as the exact same thing - a physical barrier that makes it more hard to enter the United States illegally". John McCain told CNN in February 2017.

"One of the things we are discussing very powerfully is drugs pouring into this country and how to stop it, because it's at a point over the last number of years ... it's never been like this", he said.

"The debate over a wall goes back decades". Today, they demanded an additional $18 billion in funding for the construction of a border wall.

But Democrats have been pushing for a permanent DACA solution in exchange for funding the government.

Sen. Mark Warner, accompanied by Sen. Richard Burr, gives an update on the ongoing investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 election at the Capitol Building in Washington U.S
Leubsdorf: GOP can't coast on tax bill

The cross-border event came under scrutiny last month after it was discovered that one of men selected to participate in the cross border event - a US citizen who used his three minutes to Wednesday his worldwide girfriend - had been charged with drug smuggling.

Trump seems to be using the wall as some kind of bargaining chip. "These are people who are here in Texas and they're his constituents". That's in addition to funding for the southern border wall, a deeply unpopular idea among Democrats.

But Democrats have long drawn a line in the sand on the wall, defeating funding it at every turn so far. That's $33 billion that you, and I, and everyone you know, and everyone you don't know in this country paid into taxes because we actually believed that by paying our taxes this country was going to take care of is, and instead Trump wants to spend 33 billion of those dollars on a border wall that will literally do absolutely nothing to solve the fake problem that he believes exists.

"We want the wall", Trump said Saturday at a press conference on the sidelines of Camp David, where he huddled with GOP leaders and a handful of Cabinet officials on agenda items to come.

The Customs and Border Protection document calls for a total of $33 billion in new border spending, including $18 billion for the wall, $5.7 billion for technology gear, $1 billion for road construction and maintenance and $8.5 billion for 5,000 new Border Patrol agents, 2,500 border inspectors and other personnel, the USA official said.

Friends and family identify victims of wrong-way crash in Yolo County
A California Highway Patrol vehicle was involved in a crash Monday morning, after it was hit by a pickup truck that spun out. Whether drugs or alcohol were involved in crash is not yet known to authorities, but police are investigating the crash.

Say goodbye to shaky footage with DJI's mobile camera mounts
It has a Push mode that lets you move the camera by hand, but also has a joystick to adjust it with the gimbal motors. The new model lets you mount your phone in the portrait orientation as well, making it more comfortable to use.

Nokia 6 (2018) receives Android Oreo update at first boot
The original Nokia 6 was sold in Matte Black, Tempered Blue, Silver, and Copper, as well as an Arte Black Limited Edition version. However, the smartphone is quite likely to go on sale in India following the initial availability in the Chinese market.

Related News:



Most liked

United Kingdom minister resigns after rejecting PM's reshuffle: govt source
It was Mr Green's resignation after he admitted lying over pornography on his office computer that prompted the reshuffle. Former culture secretary Karen Bradley has taken over the politically-sensitive Northern Ireland role from Brokenshire.

Tributes Pour In After Dublin Statesman Dies
In a statement , Mr Sutherland's family said the 71-year-old succumbed to an infection despite the best efforts of medical staff. In 2013, UCD's Law School was renamed the Sutherland School of Law in honour of one of its most famous students.

AT&T reportedly backs out of deal to sell Huawei smartphones
One day before that announcement was scheduled, though, a report says that the agreement is dead. Without AT&T, Huawei can still try to forge deals with Verizon and the other carriers.

Eagles open as historic home underdogs to Falcons
The defending NFC champions opened as 2.5-point favorites on the road against the Eagles , creating an unprecedented scenario. Nick Foles' performances as the starting quarterback haven't inspired much confidence in the Eagles' chances as contenders.

FERC Nixes Perry's Plan To Pay Coal, Nuke Plants
The independent five-member commission includes four people appointed by President Donald Trump , three of them Republicans.

'Jumanji' bounds out of jungle to top N. American box office
The film marked the conclusion to the A cappella musical film franchise and earned over $10.2 million over the weekend. That said, Insidious: The Last Key won Friday with $12.7 million including almost $2 million from Thursday previews.

Syrian government escalates bombing campaign over last-remaining rebel strongholds
Idlib province, on the border with Turkey, is one of the last major strongholds of the forces opposing President Bashar al-Assad. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a UK-based monitoring group, put the death toll at 34, including 19 civilians.

China acknowledges Pakistan's sacrifices in war on terror
Kang said that China welcomes all global efforts on the basis of mutual trust and mutual respect against terrorism. Jiwani is also close to the strategic Gwadar port in Balochistan which is being developed by China.

Kimmel says hard to tell what the mood will be for Oscars
Sources close to the media mogul told CNN Winfrey is "actively thinking" about the possibility. I don't think it's going to happen again, but if it did, it would tickle me deeply".

Olympiakos agree deal to re-sign Kevin Miralla from Everton
However, during the current campaign, he has only made nine appearances for Everton , with five of those coming from the bench. Whether Allardyce had a change of heart simply because it was Mirallas is unclear.

CAT 2017 results announced: Like 2016, 20 candidates score 100 percentile!
The processes, academic cut-offs and the weights allocated to the evaluation parameters may vary across IIMs. In a trend shift, two women and three engineers are among the top scorers this year.

Watch The Trailer For Rose McGowan's New Docuseries About Life After #MeToo
Others said it's problematic that McGowan will profit off of the #MeToo movement . "I wasn't deliberately silent". Another, known as Coleen, said: " Meryl Streep accessorising with an activist is so pathetic".

British Prime Minister Theresa May's begins new year with Cabinet reshuffle
The Prime Minister Theresa May attempted to exert her personal authority on Monday by carrying out a cabinet reshuffle. It is also mentioned in her tweets that Patrick McLoughlin is confirmed to leave his post as chairman.

AMD outs roadmaps long and short
According to a new report , the AMD Ryzen 2, as it is being referred to at the moment, will see the light of day in March. They're still unlocked and we saw a quick demo of the Vega graphics overclocking on the top-end Raven Ridge desktop chip.

Gwyneth Paltrow, Brad Falchuk open up about engagement
No word yet on any details for their impending nuptials... but we have a feeling we'll find out eventually on Goop . The confirmation comes two months after Entertainment Tonight reported that the couple has been engaged for a year.