Surprise, Surprise. Trump Has A NEW Plan To Pay For Border Wall

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What’s one of the first things that President-elect Donald Trump said he’d do if elected?

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CREDIT: Fox News via Giphy

“BUILD THE WALL!” Yes, yes, yes, we’ve heard all the different variations of this. However, he’s always vowed that Mexico “would pay for the wall, they just don’t know it yet.” Now, in typical Trump form, he’s going back on his word.

CNN reports that Trump and his team is asking Congress to make taxpayers fork over roughly $10 billion dollars to build the barrier. That means we’re going to pay for a structure that a majority of U.S. citizens don’t want.

Once good ol’ Trump saw the headlines (from the news outlet he doesn’t watch, apparently), he took to Twitter (naturally) to disclose the truth… *cough, cough.*


Ohhhh, so first we’ll pay for the wall, and when it’s finished, then Mexico will send a check over for $10 billion. That makes sense. It’s some sort of layaway plan. Right.

Mexico, who’s currently facing a terrible gasoline shortage, will somehow pay that huge bill despite President Enrique Peña Nieto already making his own promise that they’ll never pay for the wall.

So who’s really going to pay for this? This is starting to sound like the most awkward date ever.


[H/T: CNN: Trump asking Congress, not Mexico, to pay for border wall]

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