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AP
AP News
September 24, 2019 - 7:20 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's Republican allies controlling the Senate are awarding him his full $5 billion request to build about 200 miles (322 kilometers) of fencing along the U.S.-Mexico border. The wall money is contained in a $71 billion draft funding bill for the Department of...
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AP
AP News
September 05, 2019 - 8:05 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon will cut funding from military projects like schools, target ranges and maintenance facilities to pay for the construction of 175 miles of fencing along the U.S.-Mexico border, diverting a total $3.6 billion to President Donald Trump's long-promised barrier. Projects...
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Getty
April 03, 2019 - 1:53 pm
The price of Mexican avocados surged 44 percent in one week as purveyors in the U.S. appear to be stocking up in anticipation of a possible shutdown of the United States-Mexico border. President Donald Trump threatened both last week and this week to close the U.S.-Mexico border in an effort to...
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AP
February 08, 2019 - 10:30 am
(AP) -- The number of people arrested or stopped for immigration violations at the U.S. border with Mexico eased in January. It's a relatively small decline in line with seasonal trends. Customs and Border Protection says it made 58,207 arrests or denials of entry. That's a 4 percent drop from...
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November 08, 2018 - 12:33 pm
SAN DIEGO (CNS) - More than 1,000 Marines from Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton were deployed to the U.S.-Mexico border today to support U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the Department of Homeland Security in anticipation of a caravan of Central American migrants headed for the border. The...
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USA Today
August 24, 2018 - 10:15 am
(KNX 1070) - Of the more than 2,600 kids forcibly separated from their parents at the border, about a fifth are still waiting to be reunited with their families. Attorneys for the ACLU and the Trump administration are due to give a federal judge in San Diego an update on the family reunification...
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