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Van Hollen Chastises Trump for Lack of Mexico Wall Funding

May 8th, 2017 by WCBC Radio

Top congressional Democrats strongly pushed back against approving any money for President Donald Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico as part of a must-pass government funding bill last week- as one of Trump’s signature campaign promises is seeing bi-partisan opposition. At the same time, Democratic leaders have agreed to provide some money for other types of border security improvements.  Maryland Senator Chris Van Hollen, a Democratic member of the Senate budget committee, said in an interview on WBAL said that he was fine with including some money to support border security, but chastised Trump over failing to live up to his campaign promise to make Mexico pay for the wall…

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