Biden Regime paying millions a day to not build the border wall

Article publisher: 
Blaze Media
Article date: 
October 8, 2021
Article category: 
National News
Medium
Article Body: 
While speaking with Fox News this week, President Joe Biden's former Border Patrol chief, Rodney Scott, confirmed that under Biden's leadership, U.S. taxpayers are paying millions of dollars each day "to not" build a wall along its border with Mexico.
 
What did he say?
 
Scott told host Bret Baier that at one point, the U.S. was paying $5 million a day to contractors despite the fact that wall construction had been canceled.
 
"Many of those projects today are just still on hold, so we're paying contractors. For a while, it was almost $5 million a day between [Department of Defense] and [Department of Homeland Security] to not build the border wall," he said....
 
Scott also noted that in places where former President Donald Trump had ordered wall construction all that is left are "stacks and stacks of border wall panels," "hundreds of miles of fiber optic cabling," and "hundreds of cameras" that are just "sitting there."...

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