Texas Considers Building Its Own Border Wall


Two Texas Republicans are proposing using the state’s rainy-day fund to build the border wall.

State Representatives Briscoe Cain and Kyle Biedermann members of the conservative Texas Freedom Caucus are drafting a new proposal.

Texas is wise to handle their own business and not allow their state to be flooded with illegal immigrants.

Trending: Scientists Accidentally Create ‘Super Mosquitoes’ That Can’t Be Killed

take our poll - story continues below

Have smartphones made the world better or worse?

  • Have smartphones made the world better or worse?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Godfather Politics updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Breitbart:

Two members of the Texas House of Representatives are preparing a bill that would provide $2.5 billion to fund a border wall. The proposal would take the money from Texas’ “Rainy Day Fund.”

State Representatives Kyle Biedermann (R-Fredricksburg) and Briscoe Cain (R-Deer Park) are working on legislation to take $2.5 billion from the Texas Economic Stabilization Fund, also known as the Rain Day Fund, to provide funding to build a border wall along the Texas border with Mexico. The proposal is still in the drafting phase, sources tell Breitbart News, but a bill could be filed soon.

A source in Rep. Biedermann’s office told Breitbart News on Tuesday that the bill is still in the planning stages but calls for the funds to be allocated to the Office of the Texas Governor, who would oversee the process of allocating funds and getting the wall built.

The funds would be used to design, test, construct, and install physical barriers, roads, and technology along the international land border between Texas and Mexico with a goal of preventing illegal border crossings in those areas, Biedermann told Breitbart News on Sunday.

Breitbart News reached out to the offices of Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, House Speaker Dennis Bonnen and the Department of Homeland Security for a reaction to the proposal. More

It’s probably the only way you are ever going to get one. Build it in Texas style. Big and tall with barbed wire on top. Everything’s bigger in Texas. Texas can do just about anything it decides is best for Texas history proves this.

Any court challenge would be in the 5th Circuit in Texas where the challenge would be quickly thrown out of court.

Don't forget to Like Godfather Politics on Facebook and Twitter, and follow our friends at RepublicanLegion.com on Instagram.

You Might Like
Previous Democrat New York Rep. Ocasio-Cortez Breaks Silence On Omar’s Anti-Israel Comments: ‘I’m Proud’
Next Sen. Ted Cruz Has a Great Idea About El Chapo's Money and the Border Wall

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon to the right of the comment, and report it as spam. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.