BAKU, Azerbaijan, February 9. US entrepreneur
and billionaire Elon Musk criticized the Senate’s invoice that
allocates extra funds for assist to Ukraine than for cover of US
borders from unlawful immigrants, Trend experiences.
“It is insane to maintain sending a lot cash to Ukraine with no
accountability and no finish sport,” he wrote on the X social
The remark was posted as a response to ex-presidential
candidate Vivek Ramaswamy’s tweet, accusing the US Senate of an
try to allocate funds for Ukraine to the detriment of US border
“The first ‘border bill’ allotted 3x more cash to guard
Ukraine’s border than our personal. Now that failed, so that they’re attempting
to push the identical funding invoice for Ukraine to whereas allocating ZERO
to guard our border – which reveals what the entire sport was about
the first time anyway,” Ramaswamy wrote.
The package deal invoice on assist to Israel and Ukraine, which contained
no provisions associated to more durable safety measures on the southern
border of the United States, handed the primary procedural vote in
the US Senate on February 8. The initiative implies allocation of
over $95 billion of further funding. Of these, $60.06 billion
had been proposed to spend on supporting Ukraine, $14.1 billion – to
An analogous package deal value over $118 billion, which additionally included a
provision allocating $20.23 billion for safety on the border with
Mexico, failed the procedural vote on Wednesday.