Articles Tagged 'border security'
Trump enforces ‘public charge’ rule linking immigrant welfare use to green card chances
Conservatives have been trying for decades to create an immigration system that rewards immigrants who won’t be a burden on society and discourages those who… READ MORE
Trump administration taking $3.8 billion more from military for Mexico border wall
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Defense Department sent Congress a request to shift nearly $4 billion from the military budget to pay for a wall… READ MORE
Homeland Security suspends N.Y. trusted traveler enrollment over Green Light law
WASHINGTON – New York residents will no longer be able to register for or renew their memberships in trusted traveler programs such as NEXUS and… READ MORE
Trump vows to put up ‘substantially more than 500 miles’ of border wall by early 2021
President Trump vowed during the State of the Union address to build more than 500 miles of wall on the southern border by early 2021,… READ MORE
The longest drug tunnel ever found on California’s US-Mexico border
It starts in a small industrial building in Tijuana, Mexico, according to United States officials.
From there, the extensive tunnel snakes underground beneath the U.S.-Mexico… READ MORE
African Migrant Apprehensions at Texas Border on Rise
Del Rio Sector Border Patrol officials report a recent increase in the number of migrants from Africa being apprehended after illegally crossing from Mexico.
“During… READ MORE
US border officers seize more than 150 pounds of pork
EL PASO, Texas – A driver crossing the Mexican border said he was hauling turkey ham, but CBP officers thought it was a bunch of… READ MORE
Democrats walk tightrope in fight over Trump wall funds
Democrats face politically fraught options in opposing President Trump’s move to divert $3.6 billion in military funds to build 175 miles of his border wall.… READ MORE
Illegal crossing arrests at Mexican border dropped by about 20,000 in July: Officials
The number of people arrested for illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border declined by approximately 20,000 in July, the second monthly decline in a row following… READ MORE
Drugs pour in from Mexico as Border Patrol forced to focus on migrants
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico — Border Patrol highway checkpoints in the southern New Mexico region that normally seize seven figures of worth of drugs annually… READ MORE