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Trump Promotes Unfounded Claim That Islamic Prayer Rugs Are Littering The Border
There is no credible evidence that this is the case.
Who’s Going To Pay For The Wall? Mexico, Many Republicans Still Falsely Claim
The government shutdown is over a dispute about how much money Congress ― and therefore taxpayers, not Mexico ― will dole out for new barrier.
Jake Tapper Nails Donald Trump's Lie About Mexico Paying For The Wall
The CNN host aired archive footage from his show as evidence.
Trump On Mexico Funding Wall, National Emergency
Before departing for McAllen, Texas, President Donald Trump said he would almost “definitely” declare a national emergency if he doesn’t get funding for the border wall. He also denied having ever promised that Mexico would directly fund the wall.
Trump Threatens National Emergency If He Doesn't Get His Border Wall
He expects $5 billion from taxpayers for his wall, yet said Mexico will somehow pay for it "indirectly."
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Trump Reaffirms He'll Almost 'Definitely' Declare National Emergency
By Patricia Zengerle and Steve Holland, Reuters
“I have the absolute right to declare a national emergency. I’m not prepared to do that yet but if I have to I will ... I may do it."
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Fact-Checking Trump's Misleading And Outright False Claims From His Border Address
Again, Mexico is not paying for the wall.
Schumer And Pelosi Respond To Trump’s Oval Office Address
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi criticized Trump for governing “by temper tantrum.”
President Donald Trump Gives Oval Office Address On Border Security
In a rare primetime Oval Office address, President Donald Trump called on Congress to provide $5.7 billion in border wall funding and blamed Democrats for the ongoing partial government shutdown.
Trump Repeats False Claim That Trade Deal Results In Mexico Paying For His Wall
The president also claimed he can declare a national emergency to bypass Congress and just spend money to build a wall he promised Mexico would pay for.
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Trump Threatens To Keep Government Closed, 'Prepared' For Extended Shutdown
President Donald Trump has said he’s willing to keep the government closed for “months or even years.”
Trump Contradicts Himself On Border Wall In Tweets 11 Minutes Apart
Mexico's paying for it with trade savings. Democrats should fund it with tax dollars. Fickle Trump gives Twitter whiplash.
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Donald Trump Continues To Blame Democrats Amid Shutdown Stalemate
The president is holding out for billions in federal funds for a border wall he repeatedly promised would be paid for by Mexico.
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Suspect In Officer's Murder Tried To Flee Back To Mexico, Police Say
By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ, AP
Gustavo Perez Arriaga was arrested Friday after allegedly shooting Cpl. Ronil Singh.
Rep. Louie Gohmert: Let Shutdown Run 'Until Hell Freezes Over' If Wall Isn’t Funded
The GOP congressman suggested to "Fox & Friends" that building a border wall would be an act of "compassion" toward Mexico.
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No End To Government Shutdown In Sight As Trump Sticks With Border Wall Demand
By Zeke Miller and Lisa Mascaro, AP
Trump is sticking with his demand for money to build a border wall with Mexico.
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Mick Mulvaney Says DHS Can't 'Spend Money From Mexico' For Border Wall
Mick Mulvaney admits taxpayers would have to cough up the billions of dollars needed to build the president's barrier.
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See Donald Trump Evolve On The 'Border Wall' He Promised During His Campaign
A look at how the president's thinking has shifted, as the government faces possible shutdown over border security funds.
Twitter Users Think Donald Trump Just Tweeted A Weird New Rally Chant For Supporters
This one is a little longer than usual.
Trump Ordering His Cabinet To Search For Spare Change To Fund His Wall
The president has a planned golf vacation that could be postponed by the partial government shutdown he has threatened for months if Congress does not pay for his wall.
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Family Of Migrant Girl Disputes U.S. Officials' Story Of Her Death
Jakelin Caal's parents said she had been given food and water and appeared to be in good health as she traveled through Mexico with her father.
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Donald Trump Claims Money Saved By New NAFTA Deal Will Pay For The Border Wall
"MEXICO IS PAYING FOR THE WALL!" the president tweeted, citing no proof.
If You Like Trump’s 'Wall,' Thank Obama And Bush. It’s Basically Just Their Fence.
The self-proclaimed branding genius has rebranded upgrades to the existing border fence as the start of the "Great Wall" he promised Mexico would pay for.
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Mexico Swears In First Leftist President In 70 Years
By Christopher Sherman and Maria Verza, AP
President Lopez Obrador encourages Mexicans to “not to buy abroad, but to produce in Mexico what we consume."
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Migrants, blocked at the border, wait turn to apply for asylum
By Caitlin Dickson, Yahoo News
A spokesperson for CBP acknowledged that officials in El Paso communicate to Mexican immigration officials in Juarez how
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