Trump's border wall shrinks again
Original story at Mother Jones• 4 mentions • 2 months ago
Mother Jones 2 months ago
The Great Betrayal is picking up steam: “You don’t need 2,000 miles of wall because you have a lot of natural barriers,” Trump said to reporters on Air Force 1 during his flight to Paris. “You have mountains. You have some rivers that are violent and vicious. You have some areas that are so far away that you don’t really have people crossing. So you don’t need that.” “You’ll need anywhere from 700 to 900 miles,” he said. Two years ago, Trump said he would build a 2,000-mile wall. A year ago, he said “natural barriers” reduced the needed length ...