Biden budget ends funding for border wall
GAO: Pentagon didn’t fully evaluate costs, readiness effects of deploying troops to border
The Pentagon did not fully evaluate potential costs and effects on readiness before deploying troops to the U.S.-Mexico border during the Trump administration, a watchdog report said Tuesday.
Appeals court OKs White House diverting military funding to border wall construction
USCIS Pleads for Money to Avoid Furloughs, Democrats Float Making the Funds Contingent on Policy Changes
The US Agency In Charge Of The Immigration System Says It’s Facing A Financial Disaster
"Without congressional intervention, we risk not being able to make payroll and will have to take drastic actions to keep the agency afloat," the leader of the US Citizenship and Immigration Services
Conservationists sue Trump administration over border wall
A coalition of conservation groups is suing the Trump administration over its signature border wall, arguing that the transfer of military funds for the wall’s construction is unconstitutional and claiming
19 states sue the Trump administration over border wall money shift
Homeland Security waives contracting laws for border wall
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration said Tuesday that it is waiving federal contracting laws to speed construction of a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, moving the president closer to...
Trump Administration Taking $3.8 Billion More From Military for Mexico Border Wall
The U.S. Defense Department sent Congress a request to shift nearly $4 billion from the military budget to pay for a wall on the border with Mexico, a central promise of President Donald Trump's campaign for the White House four years ago and bid this year for a second term.
Trump Plans to Use National Guard Budget for Border Fencing
Trump’s 2021 budget proposal boosts funding for immigration enforcement
Trump to Make Lower, $2 Billion Spending Request for Border Wall: Officials
U.S. President Donald Trump will request $2 billion in new funding for border wall construction in his 2021 budget, substantially less than he sought last year, according to senior administration officials.
Trump’s $4.8 Trillion Budget Gets Chilly Reception From Congress
President Donald Trump's $4.8 trillion budget plan for the coming fiscal year drew a prompt rejection on Monday from congressional Democrats, who said it betrayed his promise to protect popular health and safety-net programs.
$11 Billion And Counting: Trump’s Border Wall Would Be The World’s Most Costly
The costs keep piling up for Trump's border wall which has a current pricetag of $11 billion — nearly $20 million per mile. It's more expensive than any other wall under construction in the world.
Senate Dems urge Esper to oppose shifting Pentagon money to border wall
Four top Senate Democrats are urging Defense Secretary Mark Esper to reject President Trump’s expected request to use another $7.2 billion in Pentagon funding for his southern border wall.
DHS has requested Pentagon assistance to build 270 miles of border wall
The Pentagon received a Department of Homeland Security request Wednesday to build and pay for hundreds of additional miles of border wall on the southwest border, according to the Department of Defense.
Editorial: Three years in, Trump is still pushing his crazy border wall
Trump Administration May Not Hit 2020 Border Wall Goal, Official Says
U.S. President Donald Trump's administration may fall short of its promise to build 450 miles of wall along the U.S. border with Mexico by the end of next year, a top official said on Tuesday.
ICE emerges as stumbling block in government funding talks
Senate Fails to Override Trump’s Veto, Keeping Border Emergency in Place
Bill with $5 billion in wall funding advanced over Democrats’ objections
Republicans at a contentious hearing on Thursday pushed through a Homeland Security spending measure that included $5 billion for President Trump's proposed border wall over the opposition of Democrats, who vowed to block the bill's passage on the
11 Senate Republicans voted to block Trump’s border wall emergency declaration
Five Takeaways From Trump Congress Battle Over Border Aid
What took Congress so long to make a deal to address the border crisis?
Another prime example of politics in the Trump era. The House and the Senate passed $4.5 billion packages to aid border officials. But Republicans and Democrats can't agree on what the money should be used for, and they almost went home or a Fourth of July break Friday at the height of the migrant crisis without doing anything about it
Senate Passes $4.6B Border Aid Measure; Pelosi Seeks Talks
The GOP-held Senate on Wednesday passed a bipartisan $4.6 billion measure to deliver aid to the southern border before the government runs out of money to care for thousands of migrant families and unaccompanied children.
Senate approves deal on disaster aid, leaves out border money Trump demanded – The Washington Post
The Senate on Thursday overwhelmingly approved a $19.1 billion disaster-aid package, advancing legislation that would break a months-long impasse over federal funding for stretches of the country afflicted by natural disasters.
AP sources: Trump considers adding ‘immigration czar’
WASHINGTON (AP) — As he threatens to shut down the southern border, President Donald Trump is considering bringing on a "border" or "immigration czar" to coordinate the president’s immigration policies across various federal agencies, according to three people familiar with the discussions.
Border news: Donald Trump tweets threat to close US-Mexico border “next week”
Democrats Slam Kirstjen Nielsen Over Border Comments
Together with immigration rights activists, Democrats are pushing back against Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen's recent comments pertaining to the alleged humanitarian crisis at the border, The Hill reports.
House fails to override Trump veto on southern border emergency
Defying Congress, Trump Plans to Renew Fight for Border Wall Funding
House will not vote on government funding, wall until next week
Trump says he will do whatever it takes to get border security as shutdown looms
Trump Weighs Next Move on Border Wall as Shutdown Looms
Congress is racing to avoid a partial government shutdown next Friday over President Donald Trump's border wall. But you wouldn't know it by the schedule, as lawmakers left town waiting for the White House's next move.
Senators question Customs and Border Protection commissioner
The Senate Judiciary Committee held an oversight hearing with the commissioner of Customs and Border Protection Tuesday and the high cost of the proposed wall was a main topic discussed.
In Heated On-Camera Clash, Trump Fights With Top Democrats on Border Wall
U.S. President Donald Trump openly fought with the top two Democratic lawmakers in the Oval Office on Tuesday about government funding, throwing into question whether a deal to avert a government shutdown was possible ahead of a deadline next week.
Trump demands border wall money; shutdown showdown nears
President Donald Trump says Congress should provide all the money he wants for his promised U.S.-Mexico border wall, and he calls illegal immigration a "threat to the well-being of every American community."
Trump Makes Misleading Border Wall Claims Before and After Meeting With Democrats
DHS transferred about $170M from separate agencies to ICE this year: report
Trump Preparing for Another Immigration Fight on Spending Bill
Top Democrats send mixed signals on Dreamers, budget deal
The two top Democrats in the U.S. Congress sent mixed signals on Monday about chances for cutting a deal with Republicans to save the "Dreamer" immigrants from deportation and preventing a federal government shutdown ahead of a Jan. 19 deadline.