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White House officials: President will start a national emergency and adjust $8 billion to build a wall

China News Service February 15th According to foreign media reports, on the evening of 14th local time, shortly after the US House of Representatives passed the border security budget, White House officials said that Trump will announce the start of the national emergency on the 15th. Called $8 billion for the construction of the border wall.

However, the official did not say where the funds would be called, and whether the state of emergency was blocked by the court.

In order to prevent the government from falling into a lockout again, the US Senate and the House of Representatives passed the border security budget on the 14th. The bill still needs Trump signature to be formally implemented.

According to an agreement between the two parties on the evening of the 11th, the budget will provide $1,375 million for physical barriers at the border, including a 55-mile-long cylindrical fence on the US-Mexico border. In addition, the bill will provide $330 billion in funds for border security matters.

Trump has been dissatisfied with the lack of sufficient wall funding for the bill. He has said that he agrees to sign the bill, but will also start a national emergency to obtain sufficient wall construction funds.

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