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Immigrants who have been caught crossing the border illegally are housed inside the McAllen Border Patrol Station in McAllen, Texas where they are processed on July 15, 2014. (credit: Rick Loomis-Pool/Getty Images)

Texas Lt. Gov: I’m Convinced Some In Mexican Government Helping Immigrant Children Get Into US

Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst believes that some Mexican government officials are helping immigrant children from Central America illegally cross the U.S. border.

21 hours ago

File photo of Gov. Rick Perry. (credit: Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

Perry To Testify Before House Committee On Humanitarian Crisis At Border

Gov. Rick Perry is to testify at a U.S. House Homeland Security Committee hearing in South Texas about the humanitarian crisis from an overwhelming flood of unaccompanied child immigrants.

07/03/2014

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson speaks during a naturalization ceremony at the National Archives on June 18, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Homeland Secretary: I Will Consider ‘Every Conceivable, Lawful Option’ To Deal With Immigrants

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson told Congress Tuesday he would consider “every conceivable, lawful option” to deal with a continuing flood of immigrants crossing the U.S. border illegally in southern Texas.

06/24/2014

Family members reunite through bars and mesh of the U.S.-Mexico border fence at Friendship Park on November 17, 2013 in San Diego, Calif. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Hundreds Of Illegal Immigrant Minors Sleeping On Plastic Boards, Rotating Through 4 Showers At Shelter

SAN DIEGO (AP) — About 700 unaccompanied minors mostly from Central America were sleeping on plastic boards at a Border Patrol warehouse in Nogales, Arizona, this weekend, the vast majority flown from South Texas. It […]

06/09/2014

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Aide: GM CEO Meets Lawmakers; Probe Near End

General Motors CEO Mary Barra has told Washington lawmakers that GM could simultaneously release an internal investigation into a deadly ignition switch problem and its plan to compensate victims.

05/22/2014

House Speaker John Boehner answers questions during his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill, on May 8, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Boehner: ‘I’m Living On Borrowed Time’

House Speaker John Boehner said Monday that he’s “nudged” former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush to seek the Republican nomination for president in 2016.

05/13/2014

File photo of the U.S. Capitol Building. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Rep. Stockman: I Was Not Missing

U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman, whose whereabouts were unknown much of the last month, resurfaced Monday, saying he was on a 10-day official visit to Egypt, Israel and Russia and bristling at the notion he was ever missing.

01/27/2014

File photo of the U.S. Capitol Building. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Rep. Steve Stockman Goes Missing

Have you seen U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman?

01/23/2014

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Dem Rep Potentially Violates House Ethics Rules For Purchasing Twitter Shares

U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke has apologized for participating in Twitter’s public stock debut, a possible violation of House ethics rules, and has sold his shares.

11/28/2013

File photo of Willie Robertson of 'Duck Dynasty,' a member of the family that backed McAllister.  (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

McAllister Wins 5th District Congressional Seat

Vance McAllister, a political newcomer with the backing of the popular “Duck Dynasty” TV family, is Louisiana’s newest member of Congress.

11/16/2013

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