Donald Trump Reversed Course and Said Congress Will Pay for Border Wall

Type: Breaks PromisesAug 22 2017 Severity:
About: Mexico
Donald Trump has long claimed that Mexico will pay for his proposed border wall, but he has now changed his mind and said that the United States Congress should fund the building of the wall.

Main Source: bloomberg.com

Quote | The change of heart came during a campaign rally in Arizona.

"If we have to close down our government, we’re building that wall,” Trump told thousands of supporters gathered in Phoenix for a campaign-style rally. “One way or the other, we’re going to get that wall."