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Re: How many Shuttles could have been kept operative..

Space Shuttle launches cost about $1.5b, so the wall would have paid for about 4 launches.
That $5.7 billion is only for starters. The entire wall project would cost a lot more. Maybe we should build a wall around the White House.

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