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No national emergency at the border

"I've seen nothing ... to suggest there is any kind of national emergency at the border that would justify a diversion of federal funds to build a wall," fellow Neal Lane says of speculation that disaster recovery funds could be redirected for the wall. E&E News: https://bit.ly/2TPGtTK