Trump expected to inspect border wall prototypes in California next week

Trump expected to inspect border wall prototypes in California next week
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpScarborough mocks 'Deflection Don' over transgender troop ban Pelosi condemns Trump's 'cowardly, disgusting' ban on transgender troops Trump moves to ban most transgender people from serving in military MORE will visit California next week to inspect border wall prototypes along the U.S. border with Mexico, the White House said Wednesday.

While there, Trump is expected to travel to San Diego to view the eight prototypes for the president's long-promised border wall. 


The president announced last week that he would not move forward on the portions of the wall planned for California until the entire wall has been approved for the lengthy desert border. Leaders in some other border states have opposed the plans, with California Attorney General Xavier BecerraXavier BecerraStates threaten to sue Trump EPA for delay in enforcing landfill pollution rule Anti-abortion clinics take First Amendment case to Supreme Court Court: EPA broke law with smog rule delay MORE citing environmental concerns over its construction. 

The visit will be Trump's first to the state since taking office last January, making him the first president since former President Eisenhower not to visit the Golden State during his first year in office, according to the Los Angeles Times

Trump is also expected to attend a Republican National Committee fundraiser in Los Angeles during his visit to the state.