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Beto O'Rourke.

Democratic presidential candidates hammer Trump over deal with Mexico

"I think the president has completely overblown what he purports to have achieved," O'Rourke said.
Former Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano

The Trump administration is trying to persuade DHS cybersecurity experts to go on ‘short-term deployments’ to the US-Mexico border despite...

The Trump administration is trying to get cybersecurity experts to go on "short-term deployments" to the US-Mexico border at a time when cybersecurity and election interference are top concerns.

House Democrats are suing the Trump administration to block his national emergency and stop border wall construction

"The House will once again defend our Democracy and our Constitution, this time in the courts," Nancy Pelosi said.
The House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Trump’s national emergency declaration for a border wall survives after House fails to override veto

Congress' inability to override Trump's veto means that, for the time being, the national emergency declaration to build a border wall will go on as planned.
Marines fortify the Arizona-Mexico border with concertina wire near the San Luis II Port of Entry, November 21, 2018.

The Marine Corps’ top general says Trump’s deployments to US-Mexico border are hurting combat readiness

Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert Neller says border-security deployments and other unplanned expenses are putting combat readiness at risk.
President Donald Trump/

Americans overwhelmingly want Congress to defy Trump and override his veto of the resolution to end his border-wall emergency declaration

Forty-six percent of respondents support a congressional override of President Donald Trump's veto, while just 27% of people in the survey oppose the move.

Trump issues his first presidential veto, striking down Senate resolution to terminate his national-emergency declaration for a border wall

Trump vetoed a Senate resolution to terminate his national-emergency declaration to build additional physical barriers along the US-Mexico border.
Heavy machinery knocks down a prototype for U.S. President Donald Trump's proposed wall to make way for a new section of actual border fencing near San Diego, California, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico February 27, 2019.

Trump’s border wall prototypes have been demolished

The designs won't be used on the actual border anytime soon — the barriers funded by Congress have to use "existing" designs only.
Prototypes for US President Donald Trump's border wall with Mexico are seen behind the current border fence in this picture taken from the Mexican side of the border in Tijuana, Mexico, January 27, 2018.

Trump’s border wall prototypes are about to be demolished

The designs won't be used on the actual border anytime soon — the barriers funded by Congress have to use "existing" designs only.