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H.R. 5810: To authorize the transfer to Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas of certain materials for the construction of the border wall, and for other purposes.

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All of George Strait’s exes live in Texas, but should the border wall materials be there too?


As a 2016 presidential candidate, Donald Trump pledged to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, which became perhaps his signature campaign promise. By the time he left office, the border wall totaled 452 miles, about one-quarter of the border’s 1,954-mile length. (The project hit multiple snags during his presidency, including environmental reviews and legal battles over whether the wall could be built on certain private property.)

On his first day in office, President Joe Biden halted the wall’s construction. But there was still more than $100 million worth of materials already authorized for the wall’s use. What should happen to those?

Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott announced plans …

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Beth Van Duyne

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 24th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 2, 2021
Length: 2 pages
Nov 2, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Nov 2, 2021

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Nov 2, 2021

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