Border Wall

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Beto Backtracks on Border Wall: ‘Physical Barrier’ Needed in ‘Some Places’

Less than a week after calling for the border wall on the U.S.-Mexico border in El Paso, Texas, to be taken down, former Rep. Robert Francis “Beto” O’Rourke (D-TX) backtracked on Tuesday, saying he believes “there is a role for physical barriers in some places” along the U.S-Mexico border.

Benton Stevens opens a hot chocolate stand near Austin, Texas, to help raise money to build the border wall. (Photo: Shane Stevens Facebook Video Screenshot)

Texas Boy Called ‘Hitler’ for Border Wall Fundraising Stand, Says Mom

A Texas mom says anti-Trump border wall activists called her seven-year-old son “Hitler” because he set up a hot chocolate stand to raise money for the project. The boy said he wanted to help the president after he listened to the recent State of the Union Address.

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Kasich: Trump National Emergency Declaration ‘a Political Declaration’

During Monday’s “New Day” on CNN, former Gov. John Kasich (R-OH) acknowledged the “serious problem” at the southern border, but said it is not enough to declare a national emergency. Kasich explained President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration “a political