Conservative commentator Ann Coulter on Saturday criticized President Trump’s negotiation skills after he signed the $1.3 trillion spending bill.
“We thought that perhaps he was not the world’s greatest negotiator but a negotiator and we got nothing,” Coulter told Fox News’s Jeanine Pirro, who defended Trump.
Coulter said the president is betraying the promise he made during his presidential campaign to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
The omnibus spending bill that was recent passed by Congress and signed into law by Trump contained just $1.6 billion in funding for Trump’s wall, dedicated to shoring up current fencing. Trump had asked for $25 billion over 10 years to fund the wall.
“There was only one guy who said at every speech, at every rally, for two years that he would build the wall,” Coulter said. “He has now signed a bill to prohibit building the wall.”
Read more at The Hill.