Politics

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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Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke
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Barbara Schwarz
February 08, 2019 - 6:28 am
Former Texas congressman Beto O'Rourke told none other than Oprah Winfrey, on a stage in New York's Time Square no less, that he's admitted to thinking about running for the presidency and will give his answer by the end of the month.
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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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