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Fri Jan 11, 2019, 08:24 AM

Shutdown will soon cost more than the wall


By Friday, S&P Global estimates the shutdown will have cost the economy $3.6bn. Within two weeks, the firm says losses from the shutdown will be larger than the cost of the wall itself.

https://www.bbc.com/news/business-46815847

Maybe the GoFundMe nut will pay for the shutdown.

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Yosemito Jan 11 OP
CentralMass Jan 11 #1
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Response to Yosemito (Original post)

Fri Jan 11, 2019, 08:50 AM

1. I've read thst it would costs upwards of $30 billion to build the wall along the entire border.

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Response to CentralMass (Reply #1)

Fri Jan 11, 2019, 10:08 AM

2. Yep. The 5 billion is just a "down payment".

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