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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 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. Now we'll be lucky to get the $1 billion supplemental that was already supposed to pass in April.

Ryan has already moved the goal posts three 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!

Public Comments
Aug 26th, 2017
Jeffrey D. from Tulsa, OK signed.
Aug 26th, 2017
Steven T. from Newark, NJ writes:
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keep your promises or lose your jobs!
Aug 26th, 2017
Steven T. from Newark, NJ writes:
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keep your promises or lose your jobs!
Aug 26th, 2017
Steven T. from Newark, NJ signed.
Aug 26th, 2017
Steven s. from Newton, IA writes:
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Dear Senators and Rep. Even though tens of thousands of the democratic votes have been shown to be illegal Pres, Trump still won! Please try to get Ryan and Mitch to accept that fact! I 'd hate to have to come over there and tar and feather you'all.
Aug 26th, 2017
Steven s. from Newton, IA writes:
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Dear Senators and Rep. Even though tens of thousands of the democratic votes have been shown to be illegal Pres, Trump still won! Please try to get Ryan and Mitch to accept that fact! I 'd hate to have to come over there and tar and feather you'all.
Aug 26th, 2017
Steven s. from Newton, IA writes:
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Dear Senators and Rep. Even though tens of thousands of the democratic votes have been shown to be illegal Pres, Trump still won! Please try to get Ryan and Mitch to accept that fact! I 'd hate to have to come over there and tar and feather you'all.
Aug 26th, 2017
Steven s. from Newton, IA writes:
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Dear Senators and Rep. Even though tens of thousands of the democratic votes have been shown to be illegal Pres, Trump still won! Please try to get Ryan and Mitch to accept that fact! I 'd hate to have to come over there and tar and feather you'all.
Aug 25th, 2017
Someone from Durango, CO signed.
Aug 25th, 2017
Someone from Durango, CO signed.
Aug 25th, 2017
ROBERT S. from Las Vegas, NV writes:
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If we don't have enforceable borders we don't have a country. Many of you are begging to be replaced in the upcoming primaries. DO YOUR JOBS OR RESIGN!
Aug 25th, 2017
Hugh S. from Elgin, TX writes:
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You need to support your constituents and the President or resign your office - Time to Walk the Talk or GO HOME!
Aug 25th, 2017
Ronald J. from Galloway, OH writes:
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There remains no legitimate reason for Congressional leadership not to work with President Trump to do what is one of the main reasons why Federal Government exist, to provide for common defense of U.S. citizens, in this case protecting border by building a wall.
Aug 25th, 2017
Edward J. from San Francisco, CA signed.
Aug 25th, 2017
Hilton C H. from Goodyear, AZ writes:
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The wall must be built NOW. The money saved by not having illegal's on welfare and in our jails will pay us back every year. BUILD IT NOW. There are a lot of Congress that will be up for election and you should think very serious about that.
Aug 25th, 2017
Marie B. from Lily, KY writes:
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BUILD THE WALL NOW !!!!!!!!!!!!!! WE NEED THE WALL !!!!!!!
Aug 25th, 2017
Someone from Woodstock, IL writes:
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Build the wall
Aug 25th, 2017
Someone from Woodstock, IL writes:
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Build the wall
Aug 25th, 2017
Someone from Woodstock, IL writes:
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Build the wall
Aug 25th, 2017
Someone from Woodstock, IL writes:
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Build the wall
Aug 25th, 2017
Someone from Woodstock, IL writes:
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Build the wall
Aug 25th, 2017
Charles W. from Carmel, IN writes:
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Donald Trump repeatedly stated he would build the wall,and Mexico would pay for it ( via taxes on Mexican goods brought into the USA, or by any number of other means the Trump administration could employ). Mr. Trump was elected President,and one of the primary reasons they voted for him was they agreed that erecting a wall on our southern border is essential. Paul Ryan initially assured Americans that building the wall was an essential and urgent goal that he intended to keep on behalf of President Trump. But by March 30 of this year House Speaker Ryan reversed his January promise to devote $12 to $15 billion for the wall. Speaker Ryan must keep his January promise to the President and the American people to properly fund the wall so its immediate construction can begin.
Aug 25th, 2017
Mark P. from Daleville, AL signed.
Aug 25th, 2017
Don G. from Richardson, TX signed.
Aug 25th, 2017
Carolyn E. from Woodhaven, MI writes:
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The people elected President Trump because he made promises that the people saw as they are choices. To build a wall, to strengthen our economy, to abolish political correctness and return morality to this nation. I am one of those people. You were my representative. Forget your own wishes and listen to the voice of the people. That was what you were elected to do .
Aug 25th, 2017
Carolyn E. from Woodhaven, MI writes:
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The people elected President Trump because he made promises that the people saw as they are choices. To build a wall, to strengthen our economy, to abolish political correctness and return morality to this nation. I am one of those people. You were my representative. Forget your own wishes and listen to the voice of the people. That was what you were elected to do .
Aug 25th, 2017
Carolyn E. from Woodhaven, MI writes:
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The people elected President Trump because he made promises that the people saw as they are choices. To build a wall, to strengthen our economy, to abolish political correctness and return morality to this nation. I am one of those people. You were my representative. Forget your own wishes and listen to the voice of the people. That was what you were elected to do .
Aug 25th, 2017
Carolyn E. from Woodhaven, MI writes:
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The people elected President Trump because he made promises that the people saw as they are choices. To build a wall, to strengthen our economy, to abolish political correctness and return morality to this nation. I am one of those people. You were my representative. Forget your own wishes and listen to the voice of the people. That was what you were elected to do .
Aug 25th, 2017
Stephen A. from Oak Lawn, IL writes:
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A promise was made to build the wall! Get your heads out of your ass! BUILD THE F... ING WALL NOW! REPUBLICANS DO YOU WANT TO KEEP CONTROL OF CONGRESS? BUILD THE WALL AND YOU WILL!
Aug 25th, 2017
Stephen A. from Oak Lawn, IL writes:
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A promise was made to build the wall! Get your heads out of your ass! BUILD THE F... ING WALL NOW! REPUBLICANS DO YOU WANT TO KEEP CONTROL OF CONGRESS? BUILD THE WALL AND YOU WILL!
Aug 25th, 2017
David S. from Henderson, NV signed.
Aug 25th, 2017
Roberta A. from San Jose, CA writes:
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Many of you ran on the promise to "Build the Wall". One of the many reasons we voted & supported you. Many of us are disappointed & frustrated. Please, BUILD the WALL.
Aug 25th, 2017
Lance B. from Folsom, CA writes:
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Bring on the Dems, their Marxist sycophants and the RINOS! History will be on our side in 2018 and beyond! God bless the USA!
Aug 25th, 2017
Roger S. from Mitchellville, IA writes:
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Tired of republicans back stabbing the president
Aug 25th, 2017
David N. from Westminster, MA signed.
Aug 25th, 2017
Teri N. from Highland, IL writes:
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If MY President shuts down the government, it will be the House and Senate who pay for it. 2018 is going to be a bloodbath for RINOs and leftist Democrats. We elected President Trump for a reason and we are tired of being lied to by the corrupt scumbags in Congress who have done everything possible to obstruct our DULY ELECTED President and everyone I know is waiting for the midterms to send a message to Congress: support President Trump or you are going home in 2018. President Trump will be re-elected in 2020--so get on the Trump train because the DC gravy train has left the station. We have had ENOUGH!!
Aug 25th, 2017
Someone from Daly City, CA writes:
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Trump was elected because Americans are fed up with corruption and dysfunction in Washington, DC. Democrats and Republicans alike should heed a clarion call for change. At issue is not Donald Trump's fitness for office. At issue is the fitness for office of every Democrat and Republican in Washington. The changes that are needed transcend partisan bickering. Stop sniping at one another. Start legislating on the basis of consensus. Restore Constitutional priorities to federal governance. Restore restraint and common decency to federal governance. It is high time that the "lifers" in Washington be sent home to live without the power of high office in a nation they have sorely wounded. The American people cried out for change when they elected Donald Trump. Listen and learn.
Aug 25th, 2017
Aleksander A. from Littleton, CO writes:
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We don't have a Government, if we have, It's not working a elected me only, from each State. Honorary Citizens under Oath, makes any normal person disgusted.
Aug 25th, 2017
Harold T. from Sedro Woolley, WA signed.
Aug 25th, 2017
David H. from Old Town, FL signed.

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