A U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officer traveling behind a fence is seen across the U.S.-Mexico border in Mexicali, Mexico. (Photographer: Eros Hoagland/Bloomberg)

So Far, $1.57 Billion for Wall Yields 1.7 Miles of Fence

(Bloomberg) -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection has put up just 1.7 miles of fencing with the $1.57 billion that Congress appropriated last year for President Donald Trump’s wall along the Mexica...