On the Border With the National Guard: An ‘Extra Pair of Eyes and Ears’

On the Border With the National Guard: An ‘Extra Pair of Eyes and Ears’

Texas has maintained a steady and dear National Guard presence on the border since 2014. Rick Perry, then the governor, despatched 1,000 troops to the border in July of that 12 months and his successor, Mr. Abbott, saved the troops there, although in smaller numbers. About 100 troops had been stationed on the Texas border […]

Trump Says He’s Sending the National Guard. On the Border, Many Aren’t Sure Why.

Trump Says He’s Sending the National Guard. On the Border, Many Aren’t Sure Why.

Earlier this week, on the day White House officers introduced that President Trump deliberate to deploy the National Guard to the southern border, Ms. Salinas was one in every of about 170 newly launched immigrants who have been assisted by the middle. The day earlier than, the quantity was about 140. Photo Immigrants are given […]

‘All It Takes Is One Mistake’: Worries Over Plan to Send National Guard to Border

‘All It Takes Is One Mistake’: Worries Over Plan to Send National Guard to Border

Kirstjen Nielsen, the homeland safety secretary, mentioned on Wednesday that her division and the Defense Department would work with governors to deploy the Guard to “assist the Border Patrol.” But past that, officers had few particulars about what number of troops would go, after they would arrive or in what capability they might serve. Ms. […]

A Border Patrol Agent (and Frequent Fox News Guest) Has Trump’s Ear on Immigration

A Border Patrol Agent (and Frequent Fox News Guest) Has Trump’s Ear on Immigration

The president and his advisers are in search of to harden immigration legal guidelines. In a name with reporters on Monday, senior White House officers stated that Kirstjen Nielsen, the homeland safety secretary, had attended over 100 conferences on methods to push ahead. But within the meantime, Mr. Judd, a 20-year veteran of the Border […]

Trump Says DACA Is ‘Dead,’ and Calls On Mexico to Enforce Border Security

Trump Says DACA Is ‘Dead,’ and Calls On Mexico to Enforce Border Security

Photo Border Patrol brokers apprehended unlawful immigrants final week close to the United States border with Mexico alongside the Rio Grande River. Credit Loren Elliott/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images WASHINGTON — President Trump repeated his calls on Monday for Mexico to implement border safety legal guidelines and forestall immigrants from coming to the United States […]

Venting on Immigration, Trump Vows ‘No More DACA Deal’ and Threatens Nafta

Venting on Immigration, Trump Vows ‘No More DACA Deal’ and Threatens Nafta

The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, often known as DACA, gave short-term protected standing to tons of of hundreds of younger immigrants dropped at the nation illegally as youngsters. The program requires immigrants to have resided within the United States since 2007, which means any crossing the border now wouldn’t be eligible. Mr. Trump […]