Advocates Say Trump is Quickly Grabbing Land For Border Wall, Even During Pandemic

The administration is moving to speed construction of the wall, and to seek waivers to regulations that would slow those efforts.

By Reynaldo Leaños Jr. May 5, 2020 10:00 am, , , , ,

From Texas Public Radio:

While much of the country has been on lockdown because of the coronavirus, construction of President Donald Trump’s border wall has continued.

Democrats on Capitol Hill have called for a full-stop on construction. But the administration has accelerated some efforts to build the wall, and Trump is using the pandemic to justify his push for it.

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