White Home press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders stated Tuesday that President Trump has requested his cupboard secretaries to scour their budgets and search for funding that may very well be redirected to his oft-touted-but-still-unbuilt border wall.
“We’re trying on the different choices,” Sanders instructed reporters. “The president’s requested each company to look and see if they’ve cash that can be utilized for that objective and that’s precisely what we’re doing.”
She additionally claimed that the administration’s proposed North American Free Commerce Settlement overhaul — dubbed the USMCA commerce pact — might additionally generate enough income to pay for the wall.
Nonetheless, she couldn’t clarify how precisely that will work when pressed by a reporter.
The charged press briefing lasted lower than 15 minutes, and one reporter shouted, “Do your job, Sarah” as she walked away from the rostrum.
This was the primary White Home press briefing since Nov. 27.