Build the Wall

Kuwait Times - - ANALYSIS -

Trump in­tends to make good on his sig­na­ture cam­paign pledge to build a wall along the US bor­der with Mex­ico, and im­pose a min­i­mum fed­eral prison sen­tence of two years on any de­ported il­le­gal mi­grant who at­tempted to re­turn. And he plans to work quickly for the re­peal of Obama’s sig­na­ture health­care re­form, known in­for­mally as Oba­macare. The Repub­li­can hopes to spark $1 tril­lion in in­fra­struc­ture in­vest­ment over the next 10 years via pub­lic-pri­vate part­ner­ships and pri­vate sources, spurred on by tax breaks.

His “Get­tys­burg ad­dress” largely stopped at the US bor­der. He did not of­fer much in the way of de­tail on what the for­eign pol­icy of a Trump ad­min­is­tra­tion would look like in the first 100 days. How does he plan to pay for his ini­tia­tives? How much could he re­ally ac­com­plish? Many ex­perts are

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