Contractors Begin Building Prototypes For Trump's Border Wall | The War on Terrorism Homeland Security | Forum

A A A
Avatar
Please consider registering
guest
sp_LogInOut Log In
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope




Match



Forum Options



Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
sp_Feed Topic RSS sp_TopicIcon
Contractors Begin Building Prototypes For Trump's Border Wall
September 26, 2017
11:01 pm
Avatar
Nesaie
Member
Members
Level 0
Forum Posts: 1456
Member Since:
April 9, 2009
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I've heard Trump supporters complain about nothing being done with the wall.  He may be trying to fulfill his promise.  He still has to get money from congress though.

http://www.npr.org/sections/th.....D=ref_fark

 

After months of competition and preparation, contractors broke ground Tuesday on eight prototypes for President Trump's long-promised border wall. U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced that the companies would have about 30 days to complete construction on their prototypes in San Diego.

"We are committed to securing our border and that includes constructing border walls," CBP's acting deputy commissioner, Ronald Vitiello, said in a statement Tuesday.

"Our multi-pronged strategy to ensure the safety and security of the American people includes barriers, infrastructure, technology and people. Moving forward with the prototype enables us to continue to incorporate all the tools necessary to secure our border."

Such a society would be dominated by an elite, unrestrained by traditional values. Soon it will be possible to assert almost continuous surveillance over every citizen... - Zbigniew Brezhinsky

September 27, 2017
9:42 am
Avatar
greeney2
Member
Members
Level 9
Forum Posts: 10396
Member Since:
April 9, 2009
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

You can make a multi million dollar wall 3 times higher and stronger, while you can get a ladder one foot taller. The weakest link. My best friend goes to Mexico regularly. Sitting at the border in line, video taped 2 guys within sight of the crossing gate. One was a look out, while the other scaled the fence, when no one was watching. Both went right over and into the USA right in front of his car. 

You need a good barrier, but 2000 miles long, how do you split a wall down the middle of a river, or in such baron hostile desert, its like the moon. Places where there is nothing vast desert. 

September 27, 2017
12:51 pm
Avatar
Nesaie
Member
Members
Level 0
Forum Posts: 1456
Member Since:
April 9, 2009
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I agree that the wall isn't a solution.  I've just heard people get angry about Trump not building a wall.  This is a start for them.  I think Anne Coulter was complaining about it.

Such a society would be dominated by an elite, unrestrained by traditional values. Soon it will be possible to assert almost continuous surveillance over every citizen... - Zbigniew Brezhinsky

Forum Timezone: America/Los_Angeles
Most Users Ever Online: 376
Currently Online:
Guest(s) 37
Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)
Top Posters:
greeney2: 10396
bionic: 9870
Lashmar: 5289
tigger: 4577
rath: 4297
DIss0n80r: 4162
sandra: 3859
frrostedman: 3815
Wing-Zero: 3279
Tairaa: 2842
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 2
Members: 25780
Moderators: 0
Admins: 2
Forum Stats:
Groups: 8
Forums: 31
Topics: 9873
Posts: 126483
Newest Members:
John Greenewald, letty shawn, Jacob, Bridge City13, Finn Knetes, William C. Lane, Broghen Anders, jisco43, Rina Jakkierston, Cyruz da King
Administrators: John Greenewald: 696, blackvault: 1777