Central American Migrants Stopped At Unused Factory Before Crossing Texas BorderA caravan of some 1,600 Central American migrants is surrounded by Mexican authorities in an old factory a short distance from the Texas border, where they hope to seek asylum.
Border Patrol On High Alert As Migrant Caravan Reaches Texas BorderA caravan of some 1,700 Central American migrants has arrived at a Mexican border city near Eagle Pass, Texas.
Federal Employees Hoping Congress Compromises On Border Security, Avoids 2nd Shutdown: 'We Can't Really Get Comfortable'"We can't really get comfortable because we're not comfortable," said TSA screener Rick DeChiara. "Three weeks from now, we could be exactly where we were before."
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Talks Border Security, School Funding, Teacher Pay RaisesLt. Gov.Patrick made his comments during a one-on-one interview with CBS 11 at his office in the Texas Capitol Wednesday afternoon.
Texas Rep. Will Hurd Calls Wall "Least Affective" Border Security MeasureTexas Congressman Will Hurd is calling on a solution to U.S. border security with an emphasis on technology — not a physical barrier.
Texas Landowners Dig In To Fight Trump's Border WallRather than surrender their land, some property owners are digging in, vowing to reject buyout offers and preparing to fight the administration in court.
Dallas Family Prepared For Lengthy Shutdown As 2 Work For Federal Agency"We have tried to be fiscally responsible so we have cash reserves to carry us through several months," said Lisa Schaub.
President Trump Addresses Nation On Border Wall; Texas Leaders RespondPresident Trump reiterated there is a "crisis" at the southern border but offering no new policy or approach. He did not declare a national emergency, as he has been considering.
Social Issues Could Take Back Seat In New Texas LegislatureThe Texas Legislature opens today with lawmakers expected to tackle such matters as fixing the state's school finance system, cutting property taxes and paying for Hurricane Harvey recovery.
Trump Invites Congressional Leaders To White House For Briefing On Border SecurityThe last meeting between Democratic leaders and Mr. Trump occurred three weeks ago.
Government To Partially Shut Down As Lawmakers Leave Capitol HillMore than 420,000 federal employees would have to go to work without pay, according to that report from the Senate Appropriations Committee.
Speaker Ryan Says Trump Won't Sign Bill That Would Avoid Government ShutdownHouse Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday that President Trump would not sign a Senate bill passed Wednesday which would keep the government funded through February.
As Gov't Shutdown Looms, Trump And GOP Leaders Discuss Border WallWith a partial government shutdown looming, President Trump met with Republican leaders to hash out a spending plan that includes funding for his proposed border wall.
Highlights From First, Only Texas Governor's DebateGov. Greg Abbott is heavily favored to win a second term against Lupe Valdez, the former Dallas County Sheriff who is the daughter of migrant farmworkers and would become Texas' first Hispanic, openly gay governor if elected.
Trump Willing To Shut Down Government Over Border SecurityPresident Donald Trump said Sunday that he would consider shutting down the government if Democrats refuse to vote for his immigration proposals, including a U.S.-Mexico border wall.