Tag: san diego

President Donald Trump hinted during a cabinet meeting that he might be visiting the wall prototypes on the southern border.

Border Wall Prototypes Face Testing, Future Funding Questions

(SAN DIEGO, California) U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Acting Deputy Commissioner Vitiello announced completion of eight border wall prototypes on Thursday, calling the wall an extremely effective part of their security strategy, but not clear on when they will see funding to start construction of a final version.

Report: Darrell Issa Moving Left to Save His Seat

A new report in the Orange County Register suggests that Republican Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) of San Diego has turned to the left after nearly losing his congressional seat in the 2016 election, in a state where being anti-Trump may help (or not).

San Ysidro (Josh Denmark / CBP.gov)

Mexican Gas Protests Repeatedly Close Border at San Diego

For the second night in a row Sunday night, demonstrators protesting gas price hikes in Mexico blocked south traveling vehicle traffic at the busiest land port of entry in the western hemisphere, where vehicles leave the United States at San Diego to enter Mexico.