Several Republicans have said they will join Democrats in voting to block the president's emergency declaration that would steer $3.6 billion to building border barriers.
By Alan Fram, Lisa Mascaro, Catherine Lucey, Associated Press
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen told a House committee that the U.S. faces "a real, serious, and sustained crisis" at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan is among those scheduled to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee about the agency's response to people smuggling at the southern border.
By Associated Press
The resolution aims to stop Trump's efforts to secure $6.6 billion for building a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
By Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
Several states and organizations are preparing legal challenges to President Trump’s national emergency declaration over immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border. One of them is California, whose attorney general, Xavier Becerra, talks to Amna Nawaz about why Trump’s “reckless” action inappropriately…
Although some Republicans have criticized President Trump's national emergency declaration, others endorse it. One of them is Kris Kobach, former Kansas secretary of state, who talks to Amna Nawaz about the “extraordinarily broad” nature of the National Emergencies Act, why…
Trump plans to visit a border patrol station and a section of the border near McAllen, Texas, on Thursday.
By Catherine Lucey, Lisa Mascaro, Laurie Kellman, Associated Press
Trump plans to visit border patrol station for a roundtable on immigration and border security.
Chaos erupted again at the U.S.-Mexico border Monday, as border patrol officers fired tear gas at migrants they say were throwing rocks. Meanwhile, other migrants reportedly tried to cross the border. U.S. officials say no children were harmed. For context…
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