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Jeff Katz
November 21, 2019 - 3:58 pm
During Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate, Sen. Elizabeth Warren said that if there are parts of the border wall that aren't "useful in our defense," they should be removed. Warren was asked by moderator Ashley Parker, "Would you ask taxpayers to pay to take down any part of the wall on the...
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Jeff Katz
October 21, 2019 - 11:44 am
The "real reporters" over at CNN are beside themselves because Mexico is cooperating with President Donald Trump to help enforce new border security laws. At the same time, however, even CNN has to admit the policies are actually working. READ MORE .
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Jeff Katz
September 16, 2019 - 3:55 pm
In an interview with Latino USA's Maria Hinjosa on Friday, 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Robert Francis O'Rourke confirmed that he is in favor of tearing down existing sections of the U.S.-Mexico border wall. Hinjosa asks O'Rourke, "So Beto I just want to be clear. Have you said you want to...
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September 04, 2019 - 2:52 pm
By LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Mark Esper's decision to shift $3.6 billion from military construction projects to build 175 miles of President Donald Trump's wall along the Mexican border drew sharp pushback Wednesday from some Democrats. Pentagon officials...
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Jeff Katz
June 04, 2019 - 8:29 pm
A federal judge dismissed House Democrats’ lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump’s border wall, holding that the lawmakers lacked standing to bring the matter to court. President Trump convinced Congress to fund $1.4 billion for a border wall. He also issued Presidential Proclamation 9844,...
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Associated Press
March 11, 2019 - 9:21 am
by Misa Mascaro WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is reviving his border wall fight, preparing a new budget that will seek $8.6 billion for his signature project, impose steep spending cuts to other domestic programs and set the stage for another fiscal battle. Budget documents like the one...
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March 06, 2019 - 1:14 pm
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen insisted Wednesday the crisis at the southern border is not manufactured, as she faced questions from Democrats for the first time since they took control of the House. "We face a crisis — a real,...
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Associated Press
February 27, 2019 - 9:14 am
by Alan Fram & Andrew Taylor WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats have ignored a veto threat and passed legislation that would stymie President Donald Trump's bid for billions of extra dollars for a U.S.-Mexico border wall. The move has escalated a clash over whether he has abused his powers to...
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Associated Press
February 26, 2019 - 8:47 am
by Andrew Taylor WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are moving quickly to try to roll back President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to siphon billions of dollars from the military to fund construction of a fence along the U.S.-Mexico border. Tuesday's vote in the Democratic-controlled...
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February 20, 2019 - 1:35 pm
By KATHLEEN RONAYNE, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Disputes over President Donald Trump's border wall and California's bullet train are intensifying the feud between the White House and the nation's most populous state. The Trump administration on Tuesday said it plans to cancel or...
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