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Urge Congress to keep President Trump's promise and build the wall now!

Make a promise, keep a promise.

President Donald Trump ran on building the southern border wall, and the Republican Congress needs to fund it in the 2019 spending bill.

On Jan. 27, 2017, House Speaker Paul Ryan told the American people that, "This is something, [the wall], we want to get on right away. And so we do believe this is urgent. We believe this is one of the most important promises the President made running for office. It's a promise he's going to keep and it's a promise we're going to help him keep."

Ryan added, “We anticipate a supplemental coming from the administration on defense and the border” and “I’m hoping in the first quarter we can get this done. But again, it’s getting [Mick Mulvaney confirmed as Office of Management and Budget Director and] up and running so they can send us the supplemental.”

Mulvaney was confirmed on Feb. 16 and the supplemental request was proposed on March 14 by Mulvaney and then formally put in on March 16 by President Trump to Speaker Ryan. Trump kept his side of the bargain. But somehow, by March 30, Ryan had changed his tune, telling CBS News, “The big chunk of money for the wall really is… next fiscal year’s appropriations because they literally can’t start construction even this quickly.”

The wall was not funded in the September spending bill either. Then, Ryan called a government shutdown “not necessary” when in fact it may be the only way to get the wall built. He and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promised $12 billion to $15 billion for the wall a year ago. Now, all they've got done is the President's $1.6 billion supplemental he asked for last year.

September may be the last chance to get it done and fully fund the wall while Republicans still control Congress with the midterms up in November.

Ryan has already moved the goal posts four times, and we can't let him do it again. He is locked in to provide the funding for the wall now. Time's up. Congress is rapidly losing credibility on implementing any parts of the Trump agenda that won the election in 2016. Congress has to keep its word and build the wall!

You know what to do! Let’s urge Congress to build the southern border wall just like they promised.

The GOP Congress needs to keep Trump’s promise on the wall, for failure would be a politically devastating betrayal of the voters that who elected both President Trump and the GOP majorities in the House and Senate.

Whatever it takes, the GOP Congress must get that wall built. And they should get it done now!


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Dear U.S. Senators and U.S. Representative and the President:

President Donald Trump ran on building the southern border wall, and the Republican Congress needs to fund it in the 2018 spending bill.

On Jan. 27, 2017, House Speaker Paul Ryan told the American people that, "This is something, [the wall], we want to get on right away. And so we do believe this is urgent. We believe this is one of the most important promises the President made running for office. It's a promise he's going to keep and it's a promise we're going to help him keep."

Ryan added, “We anticipate a supplemental coming from the administration on defense and the border” and “I’m hoping in the first quarter we can get this done. But again, it’s getting [Mick Mulvaney confirmed as Office of Management and Budget Director and] up and running so they can send us the supplemental.”

Mulvaney was confirmed on Feb. 16 and the supplemental request was proposed on March 14 by Mulvaney and then formally put in on March 16 by President Trump to Speaker Ryan. Trump kept his side of the bargain. But somehow, by March 30, Ryan had changed his tune, telling CBS News, “The big chunk of money for the wall really is… next fiscal year’s appropriations because they literally can’t start construction even this quickly.”

The wall was not funded in the September spending bill either. Then, Ryan called a government shutdown “not necessary” when in fact it may be the only way to get the wall built. He and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promised $12 billion to $15 billion for the wall a year ago.The wall was not funded in the September spending bill either. Then, Ryan called a government shutdown “not necessary” when in fact it may be the only way to get the wall built. He and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promised $12 billion to $15 billion for the wall a year ago. Now, all they've got done is the President's $1.6 billion supplemental he asked for last year.

September may be the last chance to get it done and fully fund the wall while Republicans still control Congress with the midterms up in November.

Ryan has already moved the goal posts four times, and we can't let him do it again. He is locked in to provide the funding for the wall now. Time's up. Congress is rapidly losing credibility on implementing any parts of the Trump agenda that won the election in 2016. Congress has to keep its word and build the wall just like was promised.

Sincerely, YOUR NAME AND ADDRESS

Public Comments

Public Comments (445)
Sep 15th, 2018
Gary V. from Desert Hot Springs, CA writes:
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The control of editors is very traceable by financial records--Whom owned these trolls?
Sep 11th, 2018
Luz L. from The Villages, FL writes:
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I voted for you to build the wall. I'm voting for Republicans in Nov. to build the wall. BUILD THE WALL!
Apr 22nd, 2018
David S. from Arcade, NY writes:
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Our wall should have 2 wire fences and a minefield in between the fences. We should also have Gun Towers in strategic areas along the wall. Our gun towers should be equipped with machine guns, missiles , rockets, and plenty of grenades too. Our new Gun Tower officers should have the legal authority to kill any man , woman, or child attempting to enter our country illegally! Our Gun Tower Officers must be protected and indemnified from international courts,international tribunals, the United Nations and all Communists that want America in The New World Order!!! The US Army Corps of Engineers should be assigned the task of building the wall. The US Army and the Border Patrol should work together on Border Security... Members of congress who do not support building the wall, should be voted out of office!
Apr 21st, 2018
AL N. from New York, NY writes:
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*YO TRUMP, BUILD THE WALL NOW, PERIOD!! AL& THE BIKER VETS
Apr 21st, 2018
AL N. from New York, NY writes:
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*YO TRUMP, BUILD THE WALL NOW, PERIOD!! AL& THE BIKER VETS
Mar 27th, 2018
John C. from Dothan, AL writes:
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You Republicans have failed us again! Perhaps, at the midterm election we can get some new Republicans and fewer Democrats and then we won't have to hope for "RINO" support. Really, this is your once in a life time to actually do some things that are great for our country by supporting our great President and his agenda. Why do you keep kowtowing to the Democrats and why won't you stand behind our President. Do you not understand what the American citizens want??? Why do you think Donald Trump was elected... because we wanted everything to remain the same???? If you're worried about not being reelected to office, you need only worry about that, if you don't support our President.
Mar 24th, 2018
Brian S. from Lexington, KY writes:
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Since Reagan "We the People" haave been waitning for The Wall to be built. For 30+ years "We the People" have suffered with the nation the consequnences of The Wall not being built. Wonderful!!
Mar 24th, 2018
Someone from La Mesa, CA writes:
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I see the reports of illegal immigrants that have been deported time and time again committing crimes against our American CITIZENS and get angry at the members of Congress for not funding the wall to help in the tightening up of our borders. When will you elected officials do what you are being paid for by my hard earned tax payer dollars and protect the American people from these criminals? Enough is enough! Fund the blasted Wall!
Mar 23rd, 2018
Someone from Aurora, CO writes:
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If the wall is not funded then cut funding for ALL immigrants (both legal and Illegal), all welfare, all food stamps, and all Sanctuary cities! Come on REPUBLICANS, show some BACKBONE!!!!!
Mar 23rd, 2018
Marilyn Z. from Edina, MN signed.

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