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Biden To Return Diverted Border Wall Money, Spend Down Rest

1 day ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The president plans to return more than $2 billion that the Trump administration diverted from the Pentagon to pay for a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
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Biden to return diverted border wall money, spend down rest

Biden to return diverted border wall money, spend down rest

1 day ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Former President Donald Trump's signature border wall project would lose much of its funding as well as the fast-track status that enabled it to bypass environmental regulations under a Biden administration plan announced Friday.
President Joe Biden suspended construction of the wall upon taking office while his administration reviewed the project. That angered Republicans in Congress eager to see it go forward amid an increase in apprehensions of migrants along the southwest border.
The new plan does not cancel the wall project outright, but it's still likely to face...
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