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The feds are moving ahead with private-land seizures to make room for Trump’s border wall

The federal government is apparently gearing up to seize private land in the Rio Grande Valley in southern Texas to make room for portions of the wall President Donald Trump wants to build along the US-Mexico border.
President Donald Trump speaks at a tour of US-Mexico border wall prototypes near the Otay Mesa Port of Entry in San Diego, California on March 13, 2018.

A majority of Americans oppose building Trump’s wall, but 83% support giving Dreamers citizenship

A majority of Americans are opposed to building a wall along the southern border, but are in support of striking a deal over DACA, according to a new Gallup poll. Here's how Americans feel about four immigration issues.

29 photos that show the US-Mexico border’s evolution over 100 years

The goal of establishing a firm boundary to separate the US from Mexico is nothing new.
A four-year-old boy weeps in the arms of a family member as he and others were apprehended by border patrol agents after illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, U.S., May 2, 2018.

The Republican Party has lost its mind on immigration

Opinion column: Immigration is a political issue. Taking children from parents is a human one. The Republican Party has lost its mind when it comes to immigration.
Palmer Luckey

Oculus founder Palmer Luckey’s defense startup rounded up high-profile investors to build a high-tech border wall

Anduril, the name of Oculus founder Palmer Luckey's new company, has received funding from high-profile investors including Founders Fund and controversial software company Palantir.

Trump threatens to ‘close up our country’ over border security

President Donald Trump suggested Saturday that his administration will "have to think about closing up the country" over border security. Trump has previously threatened a government shutdown if Congress refuses to fund his long-promised border wall.
House Speaker Paul Ryan

The Koch network is ramping up their push for Congress to fix DACA

A group of Koch-backed organizations are continuing to press congressional leaders to provide a permanent solution for the DACA program.
Donald Trump.

Koch-backed groups are reigniting a push for a permanent DACA solution

Koch-backed groups are launching a seven-figure ad buy to revamp the push to provide a permanent solution for the undocumented immigrants benefitting from DACA.
A side-by-side comparison view of the existing vehicle barrier (left) with the new wall construction mock-up (right) being upgraded at the U.S. - Mexico border near Santa Teresa, New Mexico, April 7, 2018.

The Trump administration just released new photos of ‘the president’s border wall’ — and it looks more like a fence

Construction crews broke ground Monday for a new "bollard-style wall" intended to replace about 20 miles of vehicle barriers along New Mexico's southern border.

Trump signs order to send National Guard troops to the US-Mexico border

The Trump administration is authorizing the deployment of National Guard troops to the US-Mexico border, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen announced.