The Supreme Court just handed a yuge victory to Trump and the border wall:
JUST IN: Supreme Court allows Trump administration to spend $2.5 billion in Pentagon funds on border wall pic.twitter.com/JVxFusMf41
— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) July 26, 2019
BREAKING: Supreme Court backs Trump on border wall, lets administration start using reprogrammed Pentagon dollars to construct more than 100 miles of fencing.
— Greg Stohr (@GregStohr) July 26, 2019
BREAKING: Supreme Court allows Trump to use $2.5 billion in Pentagon funds to build part of border wall
— Lawrence Hurley (@lawrencehurley) July 26, 2019
That’s a lot of money.
Here’s part of the judgement:
NOW: In a divided decision, the Supreme Court rules the Trump administration can begin using some of the contested federal funds Trump redirected for border wall construction — the court granted the admin’s request to stay a lower court injunction https://t.co/SSEU48JLNU pic.twitter.com/DPijozmm8B
— Zoe Tillman (@ZoeTillman) July 26, 2019
President Trump tweeted about the “big VICTORY”:
Wow! Big VICTORY on the Wall. The United States Supreme Court overturns lower court injunction, allows Southern Border Wall to proceed. Big WIN for Border Security and the Rule of Law!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 26, 2019
I can’t wait to see the liberal tears flow…