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.
President Trump Threatens To Keep Government Closed For 'Months Or Even Years,' As Shutdown Nears Third Week
President Trump threatened to continue the shutdown for "months or even years" if Democrats refuse to earmark billions of taxpayer dollars for the border wall.
The vaguely written DHS document calls into question the true purpose of the press release and the confidence of the staff that allowed it to be published.
President Trump lashed out at congressional Republicans, questioning their strategy of pushing off a messy fight over border wall funding until after the midterm elections.
As the Trump administration pushes Congress for billions to fund a border wall, a new government oversight report cautioned that officials need to do more cost analysis and documented planning.