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Behind the border: A closer look at what Trump is–and isn’t—talking about doing

Despite his executive order pushing ahead with a border wall, nobody is seriously advocating a solid wall from the Gulf of Mexico to the Pacific. A barrier already lines more than a third of the 1,900-mile southern border, and even President Trump suggests he’ll leave nearly half of that without a wall. Nor are House Republicans promising to pay for much more.