Central America Aid: President Donald Trump said recently that he would cut off aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.
Trump tweeted that ICE would begin removals next week; a senior administration official countered by saying the initiative is still in the planning phase.
President Trump has personally and repeatedly urged the head of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to award border wall contracts to Fisher Industries.
President Trump wants a black border wall (making it too hot to touch) and topped with spikes – while also requiring it to be aesthetically pleasing.
“We Build the Wall” began work on a project to erect a section of border wall in the El Paso, Texas sector – using money raised via GoFundMe.
A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction barring the government from sectioning parts of border fencing using funds diverted from the Defense Dept.
The Department of Defense (DoD) is preparing to loosen rules that prohibit troops from interacting with migrants entering the United States.
According to the U.S. Border Patrol in the El Paso sector, human smugglers are using drones to help immigrants looking to enter the United States illegally.
Armed militia groups have patrolled the U.S.-Mexico border. However, a New Mexico militia group is raising tensions by detaining illegal immigrants.
Amid record numbers of apprehensions, President Donald Trump threatened to close the southern border in a tweet for the third time since Thanksgiving.