On Wednesday's broadcast of Greta Van Susteren's new show on MSNBC, "For the Record," House Speaker Paul Ryan said there were many possible ways to get Mexico to help pay for building a wall on the border. Ryan also said a cost estimate of between $8-14 billion was "about right."
PAUL RYAN: Well, first off, we’re going to pay for it, and front the money up, but I do think that there are various ways, of as you know — I know your follow-up question is, ‘Is Mexico going to pay for the wall?’ There’s a lot of different ways of getting Mexico to contribute to doing this, and there are different ways of defining how exactly they pay for it. Point is, he has a promise that he made to the American people, which is to secure our border. A wall is a big part of that. We agree with that goal, and we will be working with him to finance construction of a physical barrier, including the wall, on the southern border.