Governor: Iowa Taxpayers Likely To Pay $200,000 Cost Of Sending Troopers To TexasIowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said Wednesday it's likely Iowa taxpayers will pay the cost of sending 28 Iowa Department of Public Safety officers to assist Texas officials at the U.S.-Mexico border from July 10 through 20.
Texas Begins Arresting Migrants Crossing Border On Trespassing ChargesThe detainees are being held at what had been an empty state prison in Dilley, Texas, about 100 miles north of the border city of Laredo.
Gov. Abbott Talks Border Security In Texas With Florida Gov. DeSantis, Law EnforcementGov. Greg Abbott was joined by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis and law enforcement officials for a briefing on southern border security in Texas on Saturday.
Trump Joins Texas Gov. Abbott, Law Enforcement Officials To Talk Border Security, Tour Unfinished WallIn a mix of policy and politics, Gov. Greg Abbott and former President Donald Trump toured the southern border in the Rio Grande Valley.
A Meal And A Blessing: South Texas Church Offers Service To Migrants Crossing Border Into USThe recent influx in migrants crossing the border illegally, especially in South Texas, has Father Roy Snipes busy offering charity and blessings like never before.
Florida Sending Officers To Help Texas, Arizona At US-Mexico BorderFlorida began sending officers to the U.S.-Mexico border in response to the Arizona and Texas governors' call for help.
Iowa To Deploy State Officers To Texas To Help At Southern BorderIowa will send state police officers on a two-week deployment to Texas after Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds agreed to a request from GOP governors to help fight crime at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Nebraska Governor Defends Move To Send Troopers To Texas At The Request Of Gov. AbbottThe governor of Nebraska is defending his decision to send state patrol troopers to the U.S.-Mexico border at the request of fellow Republican Gov. Greg Abbott of Texas.
VP Harris' Visit To El Paso For Border Trip Draws Criticism From Sens. Cruz And Cornyn, Gov. AbbottThe news of Vice President Kamala Harris' trip to the border is drawing criticism from top officials of the state who say she should have made the trip a long time ago.
VP Kamala Harris To Visit US-Mexico Border On FridayVice President Kamala Harris will visit El Paso, Texas, on Friday with Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas.
Convicted Child Rapist Pedro Asuncion Ore-Quispe Arrested At U.S.-Mexico BorderConvicted child rapist Pedro Asuncion Ore-Quispe was arrested on June 14 near the southern border after he illegally entered the United States.
Gov. Abbott Says Texas Plans To Build Southern Border WallDuring a summit on Thursday, Gov. Greg Abbott said he will announce plans next week for Texas to begin building a wall along the southern border.
Biden Administration Identifies Nearly 4,000 Children Separated At Border Under TrumpInformation Tuesday that the Biden administration has identified more than 3,900 children separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border under former President Donald Trump's “zero-tolerance” policy on illegal crossings.
Biden Administration Taps Humanitarian Groups To Choose Asylum-Seekers To Allow Into USThe Biden administration has tasked six humanitarian groups with recommending which migrants should be allowed to stay in the U.S. instead of being rapidly expelled from the country under federal pandemic-related powers.
Groups Sound Alarm As Texas Pushes To Close Dozens Of Shelters For Migrant ChildrenCritics say a move by Gov. Greg Abbott to shutter dozens of shelters housing migrant children could seriously disrupt a national program that is already strained trying to care for minors crossing the U.S.-Mexico border alone.