Over the weekend, Donald Trump tweeted to “Build WALL through M!” (the M is for Military):

Apparently not one to accept defeat, Donald Trump is now “poking around,” according to CNN,  in the massive defense budget seeing if he can squeeze some money out for his underfunded border wall.  The budget Trump signed last week allocates a fraction of what’s needed to build the wall.

According to the Washington Post, so far the Pentagon brass has said “no.”

Of the $25 billion needed, Trump got just over a billion.

Today’s press briefing on the subject: