• October 20, 2020

Tags : border

El Paso Border Patrol Agents apprehend over 400 migrants in

Early Tuesday morning, U.S. Border Patrol agents apprehended two large groups of immigrants who entered the U.S. illegally. These groups, like many others before, both groups are comprised primarily of Central American families and unaccompanied juveniles.    According to Border Patrol officials, agents encountered the first group of 194 migrants at approximately 2:45 a.m. The group was encountered by agents at the border wall just west […]Read More

U.S. Reps. Hurd, Castro Rally for Bipartisanship on the Border

During a “bipartisan, bilingual, binational” rally, U.S. Reps. Will Hurd and Joaquin Castro spoke out against President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall. In sweltering heat, U.S. Rep. Will Hurd and the mayors of the border towns of Del Rio and Ciudad Acuña held hands — presumably sweaty ones — with residents from both sides of […]Read More

Video: Rep. O’Rourke “We do not Need a Wall on

Congressman Beto O’Rourke took to the floor of the House Tuesday night to challenge the notion that the nation needs a wall and that the border is dangerous. Citing immigration numbers showing more Mexican Nationals returning to Mexico rather than coming to the, US and lauding the efforts of Border Patrol agents, O’Rourke passionately defended […]Read More

Rep Hurd: Wall ‘Least Effective, Most Expensive’ Way to Secure

San Antonio, TX – Texas Republican Congressman Will Hurd released the following statement regarding President Trump’s border security Executive Order: The facts have not changed. Building a wall is the most expensive and least effective way to secure the border. Each section of the border faces unique geographical, cultural, and technological challenges that would be […]Read More

Border Patrol have busy weekend in Southern NM

NEW MEXICO – U.S. Border Patrol Agents assigned to New Mexico Stations in the El Paso Sector seized almost $183,000 in marijuana, recovered a stolen vehicle and arrested a convicted child molester over the weekend period. Late Friday night, agents assigned to the Border Patrol Checkpoint on Interstate 10 just west of Las Cruces were […]Read More