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Trump makes bizarre trip to inspect prototypes of a wall he has no money to build

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On Tuesday, President Trump traveled to San Diego to inspect border wall prototypes. While there, he offered a word salad about what sort of wall he'd like to spend tens of billions of taxpayer dollars building.
“The larger it is, the better it is because it's very hard to get over the top,” Trump said. “It's really deterrent from getting over the top. Who would think, who would think. But getting over the top is easy. These are like professional mountain climbers.”
Even though Trump thinks existing walls are “easy” to climb over, in the next breath, he said he only wants to build ones...
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Trump visited his border wall prototypes for the first time - and the photos are great

Trump visited his border wall prototypes for the first time - and the photos are great

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President Donald Trump made a long-expected visit to the Otay Mesa port of entry in San Diego, California, on Tuesday to visit eight prototypes of the wall he has promised to build along the US-Mexico border.
Trump hasn't yet secured funding from Congress for the wall, but the prototypes were commissioned and unveiled last October nonetheless.
Workers from six companies took a month to construct the prototypes designed to deter illegal entry of immigrants and drugs. After that, the tactical teams took over to test each stretch of wall to test against breaching, climbing, and digging.
Four...
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In California, Trump examines Mexico border wall designs

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. - President Donald Trump on Tuesday examined eight different styles of walls on the U.S. border with Mexico, prototypes for the barrier he promised to build to keep out illegal immigrants and drugs.
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President Trump inspects border wall prototypes in San Diego

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President Donald Trump's first stop in California on Tuesday was in Otay Mesa in San Diego, where the president's focus was on the border wall.
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Trump blasts Schaaf, Gov. Brown while touring border wall prototypes in San Diego

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President Donald Trump once again blasted Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and California Governor Jerry Brown Tuesday afternoon.
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Donald Trump Tours Mexico Border Wall Prototypes in California, Rips Jerry Brown

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President Donald Trump and members of U.S. Customs and Border Protection viewed prototypes of the Mexican border wall in San Diego Tuesday.
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Anti-wall crowd shouts at border crossing before Trump visit

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SAN DIEGO - About 100 demonstrators protested President Donald Trump's proposed U.S.-Mexico border wall Tuesday, shouting and holding signs at the busiest U.S. border crossing before he inspects prototypes intended to guide future construction.
Protesters chanted, "No ban! No wall!" near the San Ysidro border crossing, where tens of thousands of people enter the U.S. daily from Tijuana, Mexico, many on their way to work or school in San Diego. Drivers honked as a show of support.
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President Trump tours border wall prototypes near U.S. and Mexico Border

President Trump tours border wall prototypes near U.S. and Mexico Border

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President Donald Trump has arrived in San Diego, where he'll be touring the prototypes for his stalled border wall.
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Trump checks out border wall prototypes in San Diego - WATCH LIVE

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President Donald Trump's first stop in California on Tuesday will be Otay Mesa in San Diego, where the president's focus will be on the border wall.
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