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President Trump's Plans for Border Wall Put Cemex in Tough Spot

President Trump's Plans for Border Wall Put Cemex in Tough Spot

Many of those living along the border do not support the construction of a wall.

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has sought employees' opinions during border tours of California, Arizona and Texas but it's still unclear how Congress would provide funding, how much it would cost and when, exactly, construction could start. -Mexican border that is supposed to keep thousands of people out will cost over $20 billion to enact. There are now 354 miles of pedestrian fencing and 300 miles of vehicle barriers. Some publications have pointed out that a border wall already exists in some places. Trump has suggested $12 billion.

The US president has maintained a wall on the US border is necessary to prevent the entry of undocumented immigrants to the country - another of Trump's campaign promises.

Some of the possible general contractors mentioned as prospective bidders include Granite Construction Inc.

Michels Corp. has worked on government projects in the past. But Mexico's largest cement company says it would consider providing the materials.




We're going to build a wall.

Ramos also heard an opening for U.S.

A total of 225 companies so far have expressed interest in participating in building the border wall, The Hill reports. In last night's speech, Trump expanded upon his plan to vigorously pursue a legislative agenda that will put America first, address the critical issues facing our nation's citizens, and strengthen our economy.

"The dishonest media is not reporting that any money spent, for the sake of speed, on building the Great Wall, will be paid back by Mexico", Trump tweeted January 6.

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