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President Trump said Friday that the immigration flow along the southern border amounts to an “invasion,” calling the situation “far worse” than people understand after returning from a visit to the front-lines in Texas. 

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Lindsey Graham wants Trump to ‘Build a wall NOW’

A close ally of President Trump once again called on him to declare a state of emergency and redirect money from other federal programs to build the border wall with Mexico. Trump has publicly toyed with the idea as his impasse with Democrats and resulting government shutdown drags into its third...

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Workers rally in Boston to demand end to shutdown

Federal workers who aren't getting paychecks amid the lingering government shutdown rallied in Boston Friday to call on President Donald Trump to drop his demand for funding for a wall on the southern U.S. border. (Jan. 11)         

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Democrats are choosing the wrong shutdown victims and other commentary

Political scribe: Dems Are Losing Shutdown Showdown It started out as a battle over border-wall funding, but The Week’s Damon Linker says the government shutdown is now all about “which side will most benefit and which will be most harmed” politically. Indeed, every action by both sides “is...

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Trump: Not looking to declare emergency right now

President Donald Trump tamped down expectations that he is close to declaring a national emergency to get the money he wants to build his U.S.-Mexico border wall as a three-week impasse closing parts of the government continued on Friday. (Jan. 11)         

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Trump: Not looking to declare emergency right now

President Donald Trump tamped down expectations that he is close to declaring a national emergency to get the money he wants to build his U.S.-Mexico border wall as a three-week impasse closing parts of the government continued on Friday. (Jan. 11)         

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Amid a 21-day government shutdown, Rep. Scott Peters, D-San Diego, delivered the Democrat’s Weekly Address Friday afternoon expressing his support for border security and strongly criticizing President Donald Trump’s demand for an extended border wall. He called on the president and Senate...

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Trump holds roundtable on border security at the White House, calls on Democrats to 'come back to Washington and vote.'

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Analysis: Funding wall not at level of emergency

Experts say that President Donald Trumps' plan to declare a national emergency to pay for his border wall does not meet the level of crisis that the National Emergencies Act intended and is abuse of the law. (Jan. 11)         

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Better late than never, I am taking Democratic U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to task for confusing a fraught political issue by referring to a wall on our Mexican border as immoral. On Dec. 6, she said that additional barrier construction as demanded by President Donald Trump would be...

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The Other Side of the Border Fight

Mexico’s new president, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, has his own plan to end the immigration war

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WASHINGTON —President Donald Trump signaled Friday that a partial government shutdown now in its record-tying 21st day could drag on for a while as he said he will not move "fast" to declare a national emergency to access border wall…

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Trump mocks CNN reporter over Twitter videos from the border wall

CNN reporter Jim Acosta is again becoming part of the story in Texas after posting a video of himself walking along the border. Veuer's Nick Cardona has that story.         

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The president is reportedly considering siphoning money from California, Texas, and Puerto Rico to pay for his border wall.

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President Trump saluted a Blackhawk helicopter hovering over the Rio Grande on Thursday, seeking to highlight the need for $5.7 billion for his trademark border wall to stop what he calls an “invasion.” Next to the president stood a Customs and Border Protection officer and a Border Patrol...

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San Diego station claims CNN asked for local border wall perspective, but backed off when response favored Trump

A San Diego news station has accused CNN of asking for a local perspective on the border wall debate but backing off when the response didn’t fit CNN’s anti-Trump agenda.

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San Diego station claims CNN asked for local border wall perspective, but backed off when response favored Trump

A San Diego news station has accused CNN of asking for a local perspective on the border wall debate but backing off when the response didn’t fit CNN’s anti-Trump agenda.

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Veteran Ends GoFundMe Border Wall Campaign, Vows To Build It Himself

Brian Kolfage's online fundraiser is officially over, but his dream of building Donald Trump's wall lives on.

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Pence vows administration will continue wall push

Vice President Mike Pence is pledging that the Trump administration will keep fighting to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border. (Jan. 11)         

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