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Possible Border Policy Changes? CBP Boss Kevin McAleenan to Replace DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 8, 2019 at 9:00am 4/8/2019 at 9:00am
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Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen resigned on Sunday after butting heads with President Donald Trump over policy and border control issues. He recently asked her “to close the ports of entry along the border and to stop accepting asylum seekers, which Ms. Nielsen found ineffective and inappropriate.”

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American press more concerned about avocado shortage than invasion

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 11:00am 4/3/2019 at 11:00am
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We have been covering the migrant caravans and the immigrant invasion supported by social justice activists for many months.

After the recent launch of the largest of these caravans from Central America, President Donald Trump is now threatening to close the southern border with Mexico.

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Congressional Dems in Disarray on Trump National Emergency Declaration and Green New Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 7:00pm 3/26/2019 at 7:00pm
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Democrats on Capital Hill faced two major defeats on Tuesday.

House Democrats couldn’t pull in enough votes to override President Donald Trump’s national emergency. The Senate Democrats threw a hissy fit by voting present instead of yes on...

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Pentagon Authorizes $1 Billion to Begin Border Wall Construction

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at 9:00am 3/26/2019 at 9:00am
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President Donald Trump’s week continues to get better! The Pentagon notified Congress on Monday that it has authorized $1 billion to begin border wall construction.

The amount will cover 57 miles.

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Obama’s Border Patrol Chief Says Border Crisis is ‘Absolutely a National Emergency’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 3:00pm 3/21/2019 at 3:00pm
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Mark Morgan, President Barack Obama’s Border Patrol chief, has come out again to speak about the the southern border. He said this morning the border crisis “is absolutely a national emergency.” From Fox Business:

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Pentagon Finds $12.8 Billion to Fund Trump’s Border Wall

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 11:00am 3/19/2019 at 11:00am
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The Department of Defense has released a 20-page spreadsheet of military projects that have more funds than needed, which means adds up to $12.8 billion for President Donald Trump’s border wall.

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First Trump Veto: Kicks Back Resolution Denying Border Security Emergency Declaration

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 15, 2019 at 5:17pm 3/15/2019 at 5:17pm
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Friday, Trump issued his first veto of what he called a “reckless resolution,” which denied implementation of Trump’s southern border crisis emergency declaration.

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Trump to Issue First Veto as Senate Rejects Emergency Declaration

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 9:28pm 3/14/2019 at 9:28pm
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12 Republicans joined Democrats in rejecting Trump’s declaration of national emergency at the southern border.
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Trump Border Emergency Proclamation: There is no constitutional crisis and Trump is likely to win

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 9:55pm 2/17/2019 at 9:55pm
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The hysteria over Donald Trump’s National Emergency Proclamation with regard to the Mexican border is peak stupid even by the standards of the times, in which almost everything Trump does is portrayed with cataclysmic predictions.

This time around, it’s not just the usual Democrat and media suspects, but also some Republican Senators...

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Trump National Emergency opponents’ delusional focus on out-of-context “I didn’t need to do this” quote

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 7:17pm 2/16/2019 at 7:17pm
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Opponents of President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency are practically orgasmic over his statement during his press conference that “I didn’t need to do this . . . . ” That statement supposedly will be devastating in court as an admission that there is no actual emergency.

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Angel Moms Confront Jim Acosta At Trump Border Security Presser

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 5:00pm 2/16/2019 at 5:00pm
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At a Rose Garden ceremony on Friday, President Trump announced a declaration of national emergency in an effort to address ongoing security issues at our nation’s southern border.

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Trump Met With Sheriffs as They Demand Congress Fund Border Wall and ICE

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 1:00pm 2/12/2019 at 1:00pm
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President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and the House Freedom Caucus met with around 60 sheriffs from around the country as they demand a border wall and more ICE funding.

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Trump’s only option: Declare a National Emergency, build the wall, and declare victory

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 9:30pm 1/26/2019 at 9:30pm
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Trump is widely portrayed as having suffered a devastating loss to Nancy Pelosi by agreeing to a continuing resolution without additional funding for a border wall in some form.

And certainly, Pelosi is crowing about her victory. She’s also emboldened, accusing Trump of being subjected to blackmail by Putin. (Exact quote: “What...

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Obama’s Border Patrol Chief Agrees With Trump, Says Build the Wall

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 13, 2019 at 10:00am 1/13/2019 at 10:00am
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Obama’s border patrol chief Mark Morgan has much in common with the Trump administration.

During an appearance on FOX News this weekend, he advocated for an all-of-the-above approach to border security, including the wall.

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Does the president have the legal authority to declare a crisis and build a border wall?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 5:00pm 1/10/2019 at 5:00pm
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There is little question that lawyers and law professors can argue on either side of this issue and make a convincing case. But here are some of the arguments Trump’s side will probably use if it comes down to that:
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Report: Father of Guatemalan Child Who Died in U. S. Custody Refused Medical Treatment

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 29, 2018 at 7:30pm 12/29/2018 at 7:30pm

Back in 2014, then-president Obama and his administration were alarmed by the huge number of unaccompanied minors flooding into the U. S.  From October 2013 to September 2014, a whopping 52,000 unaccompanied children were apprehended by border control.

The problem was so severe, that

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Government Remains Partially Shutdown As Senate Adjourns Until Dec. 27th

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 6:00pm 12/22/2018 at 6:00pm
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Yesterday, Kemberlee blogged about the partial government shutdown, and today, the Senate adjourned until December 27, 2018.  The partial government shutdown will not be resolved until they return.

Meanwhile, recent polls show that

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