The remaining funds will be returned to the Pentagon and will also help mitigate destruction caused by border wall construction.
The US/Mexico southern border is 2,000-miles in length, only 415 miles from Trump's wall have been constructed.
The Supreme Court refused to hear a case by four environmental groups trying to halt the construction of the border wall.
The construction company will get about $30 million per mile of the border that Trump has promised to build by the end of the year.
Even in a pandemic, the president and his advisers haven't lost sight of the opportunity to advance his political agenda, including a border wall, overhauling the courts, and protectionism.
Although Sen. McSally has positioned herself as a champion of the military, she has yet to defend it’s budget from being siphoned away by President Trump.
The president has repeatedly promised that Mexico would pay for the border wall, but so far, every penny of funding has come from American taxpayers and at the expense of military projects.