Cannabis Legalization More Effective For Border Security Than A Wall Says Cato Institute

Cannabis Legalization More Effective For Border Security Than A Wall Says Cato Institute A Border Patrol analysis of marijuana seizures reveals that the creation of physical border fencing is significantly less effective at decreasing smuggling compared to actual cannabis legalization, reports Tom Angell. The analysis, conducted by the Cato Institute,…

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Spending bill would slash disaster relief by $1B to fund Trump’s border wall

Published: Aug 30, 2017, 12:19 pm • Updated: Aug 30, 2017, 3:04 pm By Alan Fram and Andrew Taylor, The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Disaster relief after Harvey-caused epic flooding in Texas tops an already crowded agenda when President Donald Trump meets next week with House and Senate leaders at…

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Trump pressured Peña Nieto to stop saying Mexico won’t pay for border wall

Published: Aug 3, 2017, 8:30 am • Updated: Aug 3, 2017, 8:46 am By Greg Miller, The Washington Post WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump made building a wall along the southern U.S. border and forcing Mexico to pay for it core pledges of his campaign. But in his first White…

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Trump worried Americans might be clobbered by “sacks of drugs” thrown over border wall

Published: Jul 14, 2017, 1:51 pm • Updated: Jul 14, 2017, 1:51 pm By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post President Donald Trump told reporters on Air Force One on Wednesday that his proposed border wall would have to be “transparent” to prevent Americans from being struck and killed by 60-pound…

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