The Department of Homeland Security is eyeing resuming construction of some planned border wall, with an initial pause on new wall implemented by Joe Biden upon his ascension to the presidency having expired.
Biden only temporarily halted the construction of President Donald Trump’s border wall, even though he routinely promised not to build “another foot” as a campaign promise. During the course of his presidency, Trump constructed almost 500 miles of border wall on the most compromised areas of the US-Mexico border. Biden’s suspension of wall construction lapsed on March 21st, although federal contractors haven’t resumed any new construction.
DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas reportedly suggested that end of