The Trump administration reportedly wants to fund the border wall by gutting agencies that protect against terrorism
Business Insider - 03/07/2017
This plan could also undermine border security itself, considering that the Coast Guard intercepted thousands of undocumented migrants last year.
“As you harden the land border you open up the maritime border,” Stephen Flynn, a retired Coast Guard commander and director of the Global Resilience Institute at Northeastern University, told Politico. “It makes no sense.”