Trump still wants Mexico to pay for the wall. He also wants tariffs. He can’t have both.

Trump’s tariff shenanigans are getting in the way of his wall shenanigans. President Donald Trump is heading to San Diego on Tuesday to inspect eight different prototypes for his long-promised wall along the US-Mexican border.

But his repeated pledge to get Mexico to actually pay for the construction of that wall seems less likely to happen than ever.

The Trump administration has spent the past few months repeatedly provoking and angering its neighbor to the south, threatening to use huge tariffs against it its steel exports and negotiating aggressively for a...

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By: Vox - Monday, 12 March

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