Sen. Ted Cruz Says Closing US-Mexico Border 'Would Be Devastating To Texas'"Millions of jobs, in Texas and across the country, depend upon trade with Mexico, and the federal government shouldn’t do anything to jeopardize those jobs," Sen. Cruz said.
President Trump Backing Away From Threats To Close U.S.-Mexico BorderPresident Donald Trump eased up on his threats to close the southern border as officials in his administration explored measures that might satisfy his urge for action.
Southern Border Crisis Reaches North Texas As President Continues Closure ThreatsPresident Trump continues to threaten to seal off the southern border and cut off aid to Central America.
Thousands Of Officers May Be Reassigned To Work U.S.-Mexican BorderThe Trump administration says it may pull as many as 2,000 inspectors from border crossings to handle a surge of families arriving at the U.S.- Mexico border.
GOP-Led Senate Expected To Pass Resolution Rejecting Trump's Border DeclarationThe Republican-led Senate is set to deal President Donald Trump a rebuke on his declaration of a national emergency at the Mexican border.
AP: Border Agents Using Firearms, Less-Lethal Force At Lower RateThe decrease comes as fewer people are crossing the border illegally and after the agency overhauled how force should be deployed at the border.
Senate May Have Votes To Reject Trump's Border Wall Emergency MoveOpponents of President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border appear to have enough Senate votes to reject his move.
Senators Who Oppose Trump's Border Emergency Close To Votes NeededRepublicans say a Senate vote is likely in two weeks, but exactly what the Senate will vote on remains unclear.