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As Congress battles over the President trump the demand for $is explained in the 5 billion in the border-wall-financing, Homeland Security officials, Friday, what, you buy for money.
According to DHS officials, the funding will cover the construction of 215 miles to the “wall – system” on the southern border.
What would the system, is a matter of debate.
But DHS officials say it could be fencing on the replacement of the “crumbling”, new wall-sections and the secondary wall structures, such as roads and lighting for Border Patrol agents.
The “wall system” also includes the sensor technology would make it possible to detect that the agent, a movement in the direction of the wall, “Start the clock” for the officials, before someone starts to try to scale it.
DHS officials said that the 215 “miles linear” over a hundred miles would be the brand new wall in places where there is no barrier now. The majority of this construction would be in the Rio Grande area, in particular the Laredo sector, which along the Texas border with Mexico.
DHS officials said the 215 miles would be the most critical places that need to be addressed. The total cost of a wall could be upwards of $25 billion in additional funds in the future could go to other locations.
Despite these plans, the Republicans are still fighting to Trump authorize to’s wall application. House Republicans approved a government spending package late Thursday, includes $5 billion, but it is with the Democratic opposition in the Senate.
“You will not get your wall. You leave your shutdown strategy,” Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, said on Friday in remarks directed at Trump.
Without a deal, a funding lapse triggering of a part would the government shutdown have to midnight.