Environmental Laws Waived - Border Wall To Go Through National Monument, Wildlife RefugeThe government plans on replacing barriers along 100 miles of the southern border, including through a national monument and a wildlife refuge.
GOP-Led Senate Expected To Pass Resolution Rejecting Trump's Border DeclarationThe Republican-led Senate is set to deal President Donald Trump a rebuke on his declaration of a national emergency at the Mexican border.
Central American Migrants Stopped At Unused Factory Before Crossing Texas BorderA caravan of some 1,600 Central American migrants is surrounded by Mexican authorities in an old factory a short distance from the Texas border, where they hope to seek asylum.
Border Patrol On High Alert As Migrant Caravan Reaches Texas BorderA caravan of some 1,700 Central American migrants has arrived at a Mexican border city near Eagle Pass, Texas.
Texas Rep. Will Hurd Calls Wall "Least Affective" Border Security MeasureTexas Congressman Will Hurd is calling on a solution to U.S. border security with an emphasis on technology — not a physical barrier.
Social Issues Could Take Back Seat In New Texas LegislatureThe Texas Legislature opens today with lawmakers expected to tackle such matters as fixing the state's school finance system, cutting property taxes and paying for Hurricane Harvey recovery.
Highlights From First, Only Texas Governor's DebateGov. Greg Abbott is heavily favored to win a second term against Lupe Valdez, the former Dallas County Sheriff who is the daughter of migrant farmworkers and would become Texas' first Hispanic, openly gay governor if elected.
Texas Prepares To Send National Guard To US-Mexico BorderTexas announced Friday it is preparing to deploy National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border in response to President Donald Trump's call for more border security.