Commentary: Chip Roy has some legitimate complaints about Democrats and the border, but ignores the flow of guns from the U.S. into Mexico.
EAST LOS ANGELES — By the time his plane touched down in California at the end of a whirlwind week, Julián Castro had set an early political benchmark in the crowded presidential race.
The troops will help at temporary holding facilities in the Rio Grande Valley and El Paso and aid Border Patrol units along ports of entry, officials said.
The Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday announced the National Guard will once again be deployed to the country’s southern border.
Hurd and U.S. Rep. Pete Aguilar on Tuesday are announcing a measure that Hurd said takes a “narrow approach” to immigration reform and border security.
NAFTA has significantly affected cross-border traffic and commerce in several Texas cities.
On Wednesday the U.S. Fifth Circuit of Appeals will hear arguments over whether an immigrant harboring provision lawmakers passed nearly two years ago should be implemented.
In 2009, a public opinion poll showed that a mere 29% of Texans supported same-sex marriage.