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Pentagon to Divert $3.6 Billion for Border Wall Construction

The Pentagon approved a move Tuesday to divert $3.6 billion from the military to facilitate 175 miles of border wall construction at the southern border.

The Trump administration has started the arduous process of canceling $3.6 billion in military construction projects to fund its plans to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. 

Defense Secretary Mark Esper began notifying lawmakers Tuesday which projects will be canceled in their districts. Top Democrats immediately blasted the plan.

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