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42 min ago | Dallas Observer

When Kids Go to Dallas' Immigration Court

You're ten years old, you've just made your way across two countries, and you're here to explain your story to a guy you don't know in a language you don't speak.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Dallas, TX, Dallas County, TX, Teenagers, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

5 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Clarence Page: Perry posturing for presidential run

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has a response to the crisis of unaccompanied children crossing our southern border.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Cornyn, Democrat, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, US National Guard, US Military, Illegal Immigration

7 hrs ago | World Magazine

Dispatches

The death of 298 people on Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 has piled tragedy upon tragedy for the airline and ignited a new series of questions in the days after the July 17 crash demanding urgent answers: Who is responsible for the downed jet, and where did the advanced missile system that shot it down come from? Over the past three months, ... (more)

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Vladimir Putin, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Los Angeles Times

FBI investigating scam targeting immigrant children's families

Children at the White House earlier this month protest President Obama's response to the immigration crisis.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Military, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base, Ventura County, CA

WHO-TV

CNN Poll: Border Crisis Impacting Public Opinion on Immigration

The office of Texas Congressman Henry Cuellar released this photo showing crowding at a Customs and Border Protection detention facility at an undisclosed location in South Texas.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Illegal Immigration, Barack Obama, Opinion

WHNT-TV Huntsville

Governor: Immigrant children to be placed at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery

A spokeswoman for Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley says the federal government has notified the governor that immigrant children will be placed at Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Maxwell Air Force Base, Robert Bentley, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Hill

Clyburn open to changing border law

Rep. James Clyburn , the third-ranking House Democrat, on Thursday signaled that he's open to changing a 2008 trafficking law that would make it easier for officials to send back migrant children who have entered the U.S. illegally.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, James Clyburn, Democrat, Bennie Thompson, Michael McCaul, Republican

Myrtle Beach Online

John Sununu | Harry Reid's border problem

Harry Reid has a border problem. More accurately, America has a border problem that Reid, as Senate majority leader, will need to help solve in the next three weeks.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Illegal Immigration, US House of Representatives, Republican, John Cornyn

Texas Tribune

Cuellar: "Failure is Not an Option" on Border Crisis

US Congressman Henry Cuellar speaks with Rep. Doug Miller R-New Braunfels, during a visit to the Texas Capitol on February 19th, 2013.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Kay Granger, US Senate, John Cornyn, New Braunfels, TX, Representative Filemon Vela, Representative Pete Gallego

Free Republic

Immigration compromise dubbed 'amnesty,'...

Critics of a bipartisan immigration bill proposed by two Texans claim it does not include any new border fence proposals, won't end the president's deportation deferral program, and doesn't go far enough to evict illegal children streaming over the border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marsha Blackburn, John Boehner, US Senate, John Cornyn, Democrat

The Salinas Californian

Americans should recall nation's immigrant rootsAmericans should...

Americans should recall nation's immigrant roots Instead of demonizing immigrants, let's heed Emma Lazarus' words.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Cornyn, Democrat, Opinion

Wed Jul 23, 2014

CBS Local

Border Health Conference To Look At Impact Of Transient Diseases

The influx of illegal immigrants will be the top issue addressed during the 9th Annual Border Health Conference in Washington D.C. on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, Medicine, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Laredo, TX

SanLuisObispo.com

GOP border report advises 'compassionate but tough' response

The report combines support for get-tough measures such as speedier deportations and deploying the National Guard with concerns about child trafficking.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Democrat, US Senate, John Cornyn, John Boehner, Texas

Outside the Beltway

Rick Perry's National Guard Deployment Even More Pointless Than It First Appeared

Most of the 1,000 National Guard troops headed to the Texas-Mexico border will take up observational positions and detain people only if they interfere with their mission, a top general over the deployment said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Cornyn, Democrat, Texas Government, Texas, Barack Obama

World Magazine

Is Rick Perry finally ready to run for president?

This article is part of a new series called White House Wednesday, by the staff of The World and Everything in It, looking at potential 2016 candidates for president.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Immigration Reform, Pop/Rock, Everything, US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Barack Obama

Time

Congress Probably Won't Address the Border Crisis Until After Summer Recess

Undocumented immigrants await transport to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing center after being detained on July 22, 2014 near Falfurrias, Texas.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Falfurrias, TX

Texas Tribune

The Brief: Feds Will Review Perry's Guard Call-Up

DPS chief Steve McCraw outlines plans for the National Guard role securing the Texas border as Gov. Rick Perry, l, and Guard Adjutant General John Nichols listen on July 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Texas Government, US News, Texas, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Rick Perry, US Governors

News Max

Law Officers Rip DC Gridlock in Immigration Crisis

Two of the nation's top law-enforcement officials on the front lines of the illegal immigration crisis on Tuesday slammed the stalemate shaping up in Congress over President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency request to address the issue.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Border bill fits Rep. Henry Cuellar's history of bipartisanship

Rep. Henry Cuellar has never been shy about breaking party ranks. But in recent weeks, the Laredo Democrat has taken that to new levels.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Representative Ciro Rodriguez, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Henry Bonilla

The Hill

Dems to chop Obama's border request

Senate Democrats will chop $1 billion from President Obama's emergency spending request to secure the Texas border but have rejected Republican demands to change legal protections for child immigrants from Central America.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, John Boehner, Barbara Mikulski, Harry Reid

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