Within minutes of the announcement that President Trump would use emergency powers to divert $4 billion to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows expressed his support for the move.
On Facebook, the North Carolina representative and head of the Freedom Caucus said Trump was “absolutely right to do this.”
Meadows has been described in the media as the “Trump whisperer.” Meadows support was likely crucial to the president’s decision.
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Cover image of Mark Meadows via Facebook