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Trump presses border wall ahead of shutdown deadline

12 January 2018

Even if the wall were a good idea, which it most certainly is not, it's not something that should paralyze the American government.

The No. 2 Democrat in the Senate, Illinois' Dick Durbin, who has been leading negotiations on DACA, criticized the administration's budget request for wall and border security spending. Ann Coulter and Tucker Carlson were particularly critical of the statement quoted above, which seemed to put President Trump in the "lead from behind" position typical of Barack Obama's treacherous approach to national security affairs.

Democrats have been pushing back against these requests, including the $18 billion the administration has requested for the wall and an additional $15 billion for additional border security expenditures.

Trump also said Saturday that he would welcome North Korea's participation in next month's Winter Olympics.

"President Donald Trump is asking Congress for a 10-year allocation of $18 billion for his big attractive border wall with Mexico ("$18 billion sought to begin wall on border", January 5), with the first $1.6 billion to replace 74 miles of fence in the current year 2018. He added that, "in some form, Mexico will pay for the wall". On Tuesday, a federal judge in California declined the Trump administration's proposal to end the program.

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He again cited border patrol agents who told him that they needed the wall on the border.

The controversy surrounding USA president Donald Trump's wall between the United States and Mexico continues, as updated plans bring the predicted cost to $33 billion, while a petition has been launched to designate the eight construction prototypes as a national monument.

Cuellar, the son of migrant workers who represents South Texas, says some in the Democratic caucus are adamantly opposed to more barriers on the border.

Nor would a wall stop illegal immigration, other experts said.

Senator Mazie Hirono of Hawaii told reporters she believes the border security portion of the DACA deal will be the "hardest to negotiate" because she is opposed to any type of wall on the border.

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"Yes, I do", he said when asked if he stood by Sessions continuing as attorney general. If there's no agreement, and he does not extend the deadline, Dreamers would lose their protections from deportation on that date.

An administration official confirmed the document was prepared at the request of congressional negotiators and said funding for the wall and other security measures must be part of any legislative package on immigration.

"We went into DACA and how we're going to do it, and we hope that we're going be able to work out an arrangement with the Democrats".

Gallego said limiting DACA recipients' ability to sponsor relatives once they become USA citizens is a "no-go" for him, because it would effectively create a second class of citizenship.

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Trump presses border wall ahead of shutdown deadline