Border

Military At US Border
© Sipa USA
January 15, 2019 - 7:36 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The military is taking on a new and extended role on the U.S.-Mexico border, the Pentagon said Monday. At the request of the Department of Homeland Security, the Pentagon agreed to provide personnel to operate security cameras and to lay about 150 miles (240 kilometers) of...
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President Donald Trump
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January 10, 2019 - 5:52 am
HIDALGO, Texas (AP) — As President Donald Trump travels to the border in Texas to make the case for his $5.7 billion wall, landowner Eloisa Cavazos says she knows firsthand how the project will play out if the White House gets its way. The federal government has started surveying land along the...
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President Trump
Associated Press
January 08, 2019 - 8:31 pm
President Donald Trump made a televised plea for border wall funding Tuesday night, seeking an edge in the shutdown battle with congressional Democrats as he declared there is "a humanitarian crisis, a crisis of the heart and a crisis of the soul."
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Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
January 08, 2019 - 10:38 am
Television networks airing President Donald Trump's Oval Office speech on his proposed border wall and the partial government shutdown have also committed to airing the Democratic response to the president.
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President Donald Trump
© Danny Wild-USA TODAY Sports
January 08, 2019 - 7:33 am
President Donald Trump will argue to the nation Tuesday night that a "crisis" at the U.S.-Mexico border requires the long and invulnerable wall he's demanding before ending a partial government shutdown that has hundreds of thousands of federal workers fearing missed paychecks on Friday.
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U.S. Border Patrol
© Caller-Times-USA TODAY NETWORK
January 04, 2019 - 12:45 pm
The Department of Homeland Security has asked the military to provide more help securing the U.S.-Mexico border, a defense official said Friday amid a political standoff over President Donald Trump's demand for more money to build a border wall.
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