Trump claims he is justified in declaring this national emergency to fund his border wall by saying that most Americans support this demand and that the Southwest border is in crisis.
In Homeland Security’s coverage of President Donald Trump’s signature campaign promise: The Border Wall.
The Democrats are waiting for a clearer explanation of where and how the $5.7 billion dollars would be spent as part of a border wall and security package.
Just when it seemed border wall rhetoric couldn't be amped up another notch, there's news of a new caravan forming in Honduras.
Fifty-eight emergency declarations have been made since 1976 – 31 of which are still active. Congressional approval is required to continue them, but they've never voted on any – leaving the president to renew them.
Testers were able to cut through slats of the steel border wall prototype proposed by the president using an ordinary saw available in most hardware stores.
OP/ED: A physical wall across part of our border with Mexico will only alter the path of all of those illegal movements. It won't stop them.
Examples throughout history have cast doubt on how effective a border wall is for keeping out desperate migrants fleeing violence and poverty.
The meeting between Democratic and Republican brass will be the first since Trump's heated Oval Office parley with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and presumptive House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) last month.