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.
Poll: Texans Evenly Split On Building Border Wall; Oppose Emergency Powers By Wide MarginTexas voters are evenly split 48 - 48 percent on whether to build a wall on the Mexican border, according to a Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday.
Report: U.S. Still Needlessly Separating Migrant Families At BorderMonths after the Trump administration announced an end to its wide-scale separation of migrant parents and children, the policy remains a heated issue in the courts and at the border.
Border Agents Stop Truck Carrying Frozen Strawberries, Find Over $12M Worth Of MethCustoms and Border Protection agents in Texas intercepted over $12 million worth of methamphetamine inside a truck carrying frozen strawberries that crossed into the U.S. from Mexico.
U.S.-Mexico Border Wall Could Be Tricky Issue, Especially For O'RourkeWhen Donald Trump visited El Paso to argue that walling off the border makes the country safer, former Democratic congressman and possible 2020 presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke was ready.
Rep. Will Hurd: 1,000 Texas Farmers Could Have Land Seized To Build Trump's Border WallTexas Rep. Will Hurd said more than 1,000 farmers in his state are at risk of having their land seized by the federal government to facilitate the construction of President Trump's long-promised wall.
Trump Declares National Emergency To Build Border WallPresident Donald Trump is signing a bill to fund the government and signing a national emergency declaration to free up more funds to build his border wall.
Ted Cruz Urges Passing Of 'El Chapo Act' To Make Drug Lord Pay For Border Wall Following VerdictTexas Sen. Ted Cruz has reinvigorated his call for the notorious Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to fund the U.S.-Mexico border wall following the drug lord's guilty verdict Tuesday.