News - Immigration / Borderwall
Posted 8:45 AM 4/12/2021 by Tony Velasquez Jr.
Editor's note: This story originally aired on Wednesday, April 7, 2021.
As the national media descended on the Rio Grande Valley due to the immigration situation on the border, a Republican lawmaker wanted to make one thing clear: He believes that the cartel is now in charge of (More)
Posted 1:16 PM 4/9/2021 by KRGV Digital
A congressman from Ohio is leading a delegation of Republican lawmakers in touring the border.
Congressman Brad Wenstrup (R-Ohio), is leading the team as they visit migrant facilities in Brownsville, Donna and McAllen, according to a news release from the congressman’s office.(More)...
Posted 8:31 AM 4/8/2021 by ELLIOT SPAGAT and ALEXANDRA JAFFE Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government picked up nearly 19,000 children traveling alone across the Mexican border in March, authorities said Thursday, the largest monthly number ever recorded and a major test for President Joe Biden as he reverses many of his predecessor's hardline (More)
Posted 3:34 PM 4/7/2021 by KRGV Digital
Gov. Greg Abbott is set to hold a press conference Wednesday evening in San Antonio to discuss unaccompanied minors
Posted 2:23 PM 4/6/2021 by JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press
DALLAS (AP) — Texas and Louisiana sued the federal government Tuesday alleging immigration authorities have declined to take custody of people who have been convicted of crimes and could be subject to deportation.
In a complaint filed with a federal court in Houston, the states (More)
As Republicans hammer Biden on border policy, Democrats question the authenticity of their concern for migrants
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