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El Chapo
USA Today
Alan Scaia
February 13, 2019 - 7:37 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Senator Ted Cruz is renewing his call to use money seized from Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to build a wall along the border with Mexico. Sen. Cruz reintroduced a bill last month that would use the money for border security. The U.S. Government is looking to seize $14 billion from...
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US Capitol Building
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Barbara Schwarz
February 13, 2019 - 6:20 am
Republican and Democratic lawmakers have a proposed budget bill. This one allots nearly one point four billion dollars for border security, which is about three hundred million dollars less than the amount offered in December.
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Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee, pauses for reporters as he and other senior bipartisan House and Senate negotiators try to strike a border security compromise in hope of avoiding another government shutdown, at the Capitol in in Washington, Monday, Feb. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
February 12, 2019 - 8:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional negotiators reached agreement to prevent a government shutdown and finance construction of new barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border, overcoming a late-stage hang-up over immigration enforcement issues that had threatened to scuttle the talks. Republicans were...
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Migrant Caravan In Mexico
Jerry Lara/The San Antonio Express-News via AP
February 07, 2019 - 6:26 am
A caravan of 1,600 Central American migrants was surrounded Wednesday by Mexican authorities in an old factory a short distance from Texas, where they hoped to seek asylum even as U.S. authorities sent extra law enforcement and soldiers to stop them.
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