"Along with many other Democrats, I co-sponsored a comprehensive immigration reform bill that would invest billions of dollars in border security, in strengthening our visa systems and making sure we know who is coming and who's leaving," the Delaware Democrat told MSNBC's "Morning Joe." … [Read more...] about Sen. Coons Insists Democrats Care About Border Security
"The administration strongly supports" the border wall funding, Sanders said. "This funding is critical to the administration's top priority, securing the nation's borders. It will enable the construction of over 200 miles of new physical barrier along the southern border, including associated surveillance technology and access roads. … [Read more...] about White House Backs House Border Security Spending Bill
“What I will say on abolishing ICE: I just find that — I’m a former attorney general. I will admit a bias for law enforcement,” she said. “To criticize anyone in law enforcement for doing what they’re doing — doing their job as they’ve been told to do their job? That just doesn’t sit will with me.” … [Read more...] about Heitkamp to Trump: Where Is Border Security Plan?
“We have to protect our borders. If we don’t protect our borders our country isn’t going to be a country, so if it’s about border security I’m willing to do what has to be done,” Trump said. … [Read more...] about Trump Threatens Government Shutdown Over Border Security Spending
Lawmakers worked out a two-week extension on budget talks and averted a government shutdown while the funeral proceedings for late President George H.W. Bush are occurring, but that doesn't mean the fight for border security has come to an end, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise said Tuesday. … [Read more...] about Steve Scalise: Fight for Border Security Has Not Ended