Trump has an obligation to build his border wall
emergency. Donald Trump gets it. It’s about time the Democrats did too — the critical roles of a sovereign government are to protect the nation’s borders and to act in the best interests of its own citizens. Mandy Macmillan, Singleton, NSW Under the US Constitution, the spending power rests with congress and no president can usurp that power. The president of the day has no power to spend a single dollar without the approval of congress. Bill Mathew, Parkville, Vic there must be a better way of fixing the problem but, without a realistic suggestion, it is just an empty gesture.
Millions of Americans voted for Trump because he said he would build a wall. It is not just his wall, it is also the wall of all of those Americans. Ray Warren, Mandurah, WA