A federal judge temporarily blocked a Trump administration policy under which Gov. Greg Abbott opted out of accepting refugees in Texas.
Abbott said the state and nonprofit organizations should concentrate resources on those already here.
Two years after the Trump administration announced it planned to end DACA, the U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments in the case in November. – via @TexasTribune
Sgt. Enrique Carrillo of the El Paso Police Department said there were multiple fatalities and multiple injuries.
If money is diverted for a border wall, Joint Base San Antonio could lose about $10 million for an air traffic control tower, among other projects.
O’Rourke also wouldn’t rule out challenging U.S. Sen. John Cornyn in 2020.
U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke (D-El Paso) said at a town hall in El Paso Monday that he and his wife had “made a decision not to rule anything out.”
The emergency rule change comes as a caravan of Central American migrants is slowly making its way to the United States’ border with Mexico.
The judge said Texas and the other states suing could likely prove that DACA causes the states irreparable harm.
After President Trump vowed to phase out Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, federal courts stepped in – and Texas is suing to end the program.