Close the Wall Entirely

Here's the complete series of Tweets by Trump on his latest threat about funding the wall.

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Seeking Clarification

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The WSJ reports the White House and the Department of Homeland Security didn’t immediately respond to a request seeking to clarify the president’s tweets.

As Tweeted, it appears Trump is willing to stop all crossings, even legal ones as a "profit-making operation".

Rest assured, stopping all trade with Mexico or even going back to "pre-NAFTA" be anything but a profit-making operation.

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Trump Threatens to Close Entire Mexican Border: Instant Recession If Carried Out

Trump threatens to close the border in a Tweet complaining "‘Mexico has for many years made a fortune off of the US".

Trump Offers Democrats a Dreamer Deal in Return for the Wall

PresidentTtrump proposes a three-year extension for Dreamers if they will vote for his wall.

Trump Threatens to Veto Spending Bill Over DACA, the Wall

Trump claims the Democrats abandoned DACA and funds for his wall are insufficient.

Trump Drafts Emergency Order for Wall Funding, 110 Migrants Scale Existing Wall

Trump prepared a national emergency order that includes $7 billion for wall funding. It appears he will take that path.

Trump Threatens to Kill NAFTA if Congress Doesn't Approve His New Deal

“I will be formally terminating NAFTA shortly,” Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One on his way home from Argentina

Trump Still Proclaims "We Will Build the Wall"

President Trump sticks with his hard-line stance, insisting the US will build a physical wall on the Mexico border.

Trump Announces "Deal Reached": Temporary Deal No Wall Funding

Trump has worked out a deal with Congress to reopen the government, but it does not include the wall.

Trump Threatens to Shut Down Government if Wall Not Approved: 5 Possibilities

In what may be his biggest bluff to date, Trump threatens to shut down the government.

Trump to Send More Troops to the Mexican Border to Stop Migrant Caravans

Trump is sending troops to the US border to stop caravans of Hondurans on their way to the US through Mexico.