Biden’s go-ahead for added border wall draws criticism from Democrats in Congress 

White House has defended itself on the border wall, arguing that it’s following the law

By: - October 16, 2023 5:25 am

The criticism comes after the Biden administration moved to use funds appropriated during the Trump administration to allow for 20 miles of additional border wall along the south of Texas, in the process waiving 26 federal laws. (Getty Images) (This image cannot be republished without a subscription to Getty.)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.