Border Wall

Building a wall along the Mexico border is an ongoing controversy. While both sides support border security, they focus on different aspects of the issue.
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President Donald Trump received from Lockheed Martin: $1m, Northrop Grumman: $100k, Visa Inc: $50k, plus $25k from others on Border Wall
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President Donald Trump received from Lockheed Martin: $1m, Northrop Grumman: $100k, Visa Inc: $50k, plus $25k from others on Border Wall
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President Donald Trump received from Lockheed Martin: $1m, Northrop Grumman: $100k, Visa Inc: $50k, plus $25k from others on Border Wall
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FOR Republicans

Republicans generally favor the border wall for national security. Limiting access through the borders is believed to be an effective way to combat drug and human trafficking, terrorist movements, and illegal entry. source

AGAINST Democrats

Democrats support border security but oppose the wall as an ineffective means of regulating issues along the border. They also oppose the wall due to concerns over eminent domain, funding, and damage to local ecosystems. source

LOBBYIST:

  • Company
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Honeywell International
  • American Bankers Assn
  • Deloitte LLP
  • Northrop Grumman
  • American Hospital Assn
  • National Multifamily Housing Council
  • Credit Union National Assn
  • American Assn for Justice
  • Air Line Pilots Assn