. . . I said in another thread that Trump could be a hero if he scrapped the wall and created jobs, jobs, jobs for new Customs and Border Patrol agents, more vehicles, equipment and supplies, all made in America of course. This is an extremely fair and objective article: $5 Billion Could Buy a Lot of Border Security Fixing the asylum system, upgrading ports of entry, and tightening security checkpoints might do more to advance Trump’s goals than a wall. There Are Good Ways to Spend $5 Billion on Border Security - The Atlantic . . .