The ballistic-missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson arrives home at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor following a strategic deterrent patrol in May 2015. Among projects that lost funding to President Trump’s border wall was a pier for Navy boats that escort submarines based at Bangor (Lt. Cmdr. Brian Badura/U.S. Navy)

The ballistic-missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson arrives home at Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor following a strategic deterrent patrol in May 2015. Among projects that lost funding to President Trump’s border wall was a pier for Navy boats that escort submarines based at Bangor (Lt. Cmdr. Brian Badura/U.S. Navy)

Editorial: Shuffling money to wall threatens future abuses

Money has been diverted, perhaps unconstitutionally, from vital military projects to fund Trump’s wall.

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