Donald Trump Told FOX Anchors That the Wall Between the U.S and Mexico Was Being Built

Type: Misleading StatementsOct 11 2018 Severity:
About: Immigration
President Trump spent his morning on the phone with the anchors from "Fox and Friends." During the call, Trump made a misleading statement that the wall the wall along the U.S./Mexico border was being built. In reality, the wall was not being built. Congress had only approved funds to essentially replace sections that already existed. Also, they had not approved his wall designs, and only authorized the use of pre-approved designs.

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Quote | He made a misleading statement that the wall was being built along the Mexico Border.

"The wall is being built, but it's being built in chunks that I don't like. I'm not happy with it," Trump said during a phone interview with "Fox and Friends" anchors.