"He has not, however, managed to remove funds from a recalcitrant congress, and by its controversial decision to declare the state of emergency, the president may round the congress and, in theory, use of certain parts of the defense department appropriations in order to finance the construction."
"But then is required by law to the secretary of defense decided that it is a military necessity."
"– We have all the time anticipated that this will create a lot of attention and because the money can potentially be moved, so you can imagine what troubles it creates, says the acting minister of defence, Patrick Shanahan, and continues:"
" We have very deliberately not made any decisions, but we have identified the steps we need to take to make the decisions."
"An initial analysis has been made as Shanahan says that he will begin to look at today, Sunday."
"According to an anonymous source in the state the Pentagon so will Shanahan probably approve that $ 3.6 billion is transferred from the military byggnadsbudget. A further 2.5 billion could come from the money to be used for drug prevention efforts of the military. If the numbers match, it means a higher cost for murbygget than what Trump asked for by congress."
"– All of this money is allocated to other projects, so it's ultimately about what you are prepared to barter, " says Shanahan."
"In april last year, was the migration policy, when it was announced that zero-tolerance policy against illegal immigration. This means that anyone who illegally cross the southern border, are caught and prosecuted. During the financial year 2018, which expired on last september, was arrested near 397 000 persons for such crimes. It was more than 2017, but fewer than the last decade's annual average of just over 400,000 arrests and significantly fewer than the record year of 2000 when over 1.6 million people were arrested."
"During a period in the summer meant zero tolerance even be closer to 2 000 small children, who can not be prosecuted, and separated from their parents and placed in homes. It led to huge protests, and after a time stopped Trump the separations with a decree."
"During the autumn did the president, several high-profile verbal slurs against so-called migrantkaravan with several thousand centralamerikaner who walked against the united states. Soldiers were sent to the border before their arrival."
"During the election campaign it was that Mexico would pay for gränsmuren."