During that first-quarter period, Laredo Sector officials apprehended more than 25,000 migrants who illegally crossed the border from Mexico into Texas. Agents in the sector also seized nearly 7,000 pounds of drugs being smuggled across the unsecured border, according to CBP reports. … [Read more...] about Construction on Trump’s Border Wall Ends Today, Says Texas Rep.
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Though the number of illegal aliens in the U.S. has increased, the FAIR study states that growth among the illegal alien population has slowed over the last year because of the Chinese coronavirus crisis and because of former President Donald Trump’s “Remain in Mexico” policy, which stopped the practice of border crossers being released into the interior of the country. … [Read more...] about Study: 14.5M Illegal Aliens Living in U.S., Costing Americans $134B a Year
But moderate Republican senators such as Susan CollinsSusan Margaret CollinsTrump censure faces tough odds in Senate The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - White House targets climate change in today's executive orders The Hill's Morning Report - Biden seeks vaccine for all by summer; Trump censure? MORE (Maine) and Lisa MurkowskiLisa Ann MurkowskiTrump censure faces tough odds in Senate The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - White House targets climate change in today's executive orders The Hill's Morning Report - Biden seeks vaccine for all by summer; Trump censure? MORE (Alaska) say Biden’s inclusion of the minimum wage in the COVID-19 relief bill complicates his stated goal of getting bipartisan support. … [Read more...] about Byrd Rule, politics threaten $15 per hour minimum wage
"President Trump was right in taking a tougher approach to China," said Blinken, who served as then-Vice President Biden’s national security advisor before being elevated to deputy secretary of state under Barack Obama. "Not the way he went about it in a number of ways, but the basic principle was right." … [Read more...] about China tells Taiwan that independence ‘means war’: report