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Trump offers to pardon aides for laws broken in rush to build border wall – report

Trump offers to pardon aides for laws broken in rush



Trump orders officials to ignore environmental rules and ‘take the land’ it needs to build a wall along the US-Mexico borderDonald Trump has reportedly told aides he will pardon them for any laws they might break to build a wall along the US-Mexico border as he rushes to get hundreds of miles of fencing erected before the 2020 election.The president has ordered officials to ignore environmental rules, fast-track construction contracts valued at billions of dollars and “take the land” needed by eminent domain, according to the Washington Post. Continue reading…



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Author : Miranda Bryant

Publish date : 2019-08-28 15:35:53

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