President Donald Trump and his Republican enablers want you to spend $25 billion of your hard-earned dollars on a wall.
Here is what you could get for $25 billion if you were a more discriminating shopper.
n Hire 50,000 teachers for 10 years
n 50,000 miles of road repair
n Feed more than 3.4 million people three meals a day for a year
n Build new streetcar systems in 50 cities
n Run fiber internet connections to 8.3 million households
n Power more than 700,000 homes with solar energy
n Build 294,000 homes and end homelessness for families in America
n One-third more funding for veterans for a year
n Provide 35.7 million laptops to our kids and whoever needs them
n Fight the Zika virus 12 times over