- DHS waives laws to help build a border wall Congress doesn’t appear very interested in funding Trump’s promised wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. Senate Republicans, for instance, introduced a $15 billion border security bill this week—and none of that money was earmarked for the wall. Democrats are refusing to vote for any bill that includes border wall money. But the Trump administration is continuing to take steps to build an actual, physical wall.
Source: 5 things Trump did while you weren’t looking: Week 9