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10 hrs ago | SFGate

Obama's playbook: Blame Bush, then Congress

In June, President Obama sent a letter to Congress asking for help to address the surge of illegal crossings at the Texas border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Texas, W., Opinion

14 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

Whip Hoyer predicts few Demswill back GOP $659M border bill

An insignificant number of Democrats will side with Republicans in favor of the GOPA s proposal addressing the southern border crisis, House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer predicted Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steny Hoyer

18 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Dallas Area Interfaith urges White House, Congress to protect Central American juveniles

There's a target on the 2008 anti-trafficking legislation that now provides immigration court hearings for Central American migrant minors who enter the U.S. without their parents.

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Related Topix: Dallas, TX, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Cornyn, Democrat, Media, Fox Filmed Entertainment

Tue Jul 29, 2014

National Journal

Reid Maneuvers as Immigration Measure Faces Uncertain Fate

The fate of an emergency spending bill aimed at addressing the influx of children across the southern border as well as money for Israel and domestic wildfires looks increasingly uncertain, even as Senate Democrats look to wring some political advantage out of the stalemated issue.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Chuck Schumer, US Senate, Democrat, Lindsey Graham

Christian Science Monitor

Child migrant crisis: why Congress is getting nowhere on solving it

It looks like Congress will leave for its five-week August recess without addressing the child-migrant crisis on America's southern border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Claremont McKenna College, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Luis Gutierrez, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn

The Wilson County News

Cornyn discusses Reid's refusal to allow vote on HUMANE Act

Post a comment WASHINGTON--U.S. Senator John Cornyn today addressed Majority Leader Harry Reid 's refusal to allow a vote on the HUMANE Act, bipartisan legislation designed to address the growing crisis on the southern border.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Harry Reid, Claire McCaskill, Senator Tom Carper

Christian Science Monitor

Why Obama is taking four Kansas City letter writers to dinner

President Barack Obama is taking four Kansas City residents out to dinner to chew over the concerns of heartland Americans, with little time remaining for action on pressing issues before Congress begins its August recess.

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Related Topix: Kansas City, MO, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Cornyn, Democrat

News Max

Lawyers: Fast-Track Deportations Don't Protect Kid's Rights

There is push-back from immigration lawyers against the Justice Department's decision to move more swiftly to deport Central American migrant children who arrived in the country illegally, The Wall Street Journal reported .

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

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Free Republic

Cornyn, Cuellar push bipartisan border bill

Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, and Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, continued to pitch their bi-partisan proposal on Sunday.

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

FishBowl

FOX Sweeps DC Market Sunday Show Ratings for 7.27.14

According to Nielsen Media Research in the DC market on Sunday, July 27th, "FOX News Sunday" moderated by Chris Wallace was the most-watched Sunday show in the DC market in households, total viewers and the A25-54 demo.

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Related Topix: Meet the Press, Entertainment, Television, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, John Cornyn, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Pharmacy Times

NACDS Members Bump Pharmacy Tour Total Up to 78 for 2014

Five NACDS Chain member companies conducted a total of six Congressional pharmacy tours over the past week, bringing the total number of NACDS RxIMPACT in-district events to 78 for 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Chris Van Hollen, Democrat, Westminster, MD, Republican, Representative Steve Womack

ThinkProgress

At The Border, Migrant Crisis Tests Whether Politicians Can Translate Compassion Into Action

Outside a sterile City Hall fringed by the town's historical artifacts, McAllen Mayor Jim Darling walks at a brisk pace with his communications director leading five paces ahead of him.

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Related Topix: McAllen, TX, US Politics, US News, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, John Cornyn, Senator Ted Cruz

National Review Online

John Fonte: The Nullifier-in-Chief

The crisis on our southern border tells us that American immigration policy is not decided by the American people through our constitutional process but by foreign criminal organizations, foreign citizens who pay those organizations to transport illegal immigrants, and foreign governments that permit the transportation of illegal immigrants through ... (more)

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Michael McCaul, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Luis Gutierrez

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

If Congress is going to address the child immigration crisis on the US-Mexico border before its five-week summer recess, this would be the last week to act.

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

Sun Jul 27, 2014

KXAN-TV Austin

A section of fence in Hidalgo, Texas watched by Border Patrol.

Local law enforcement agencies in Texas, especially those along the border, have received millions more dollars from a federal grant program to help deal with the surge in illegal immigration.

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

Politico

Cornyn, Cuellar push border bill

With just a week before lawmakers skip town for their long August recess, Sen. John Cornyn and Rep. Henry Cuellar made a last-ditch push on Sunday for their legislation aimed at improving the situation along the U.S.-Mexico border.

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

NWAonline

TV News shows

Lineup of guests for today's TV news shows: ABC's This Week -- Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas; Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas.

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

Fire Dog Lake

Sunday Talking Heads: July 27, 2014

ABC'S THIS WEEK: "Crisis in the Middle East." Then, "Border Crisis" with Sen. John Cornyn and Rep. Henry Cuellar .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Tom Cole, Mike Rogers, Prison

Sat Jul 26, 2014

KVIA-TV El Paso

Border crisis a 'myth' says county judge

While President Obama and Gov. Perry have said the immigration situation on the border is a humanitarian crisis, one local politician says that's not true.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Immigration Reform

The Hill

Sunday shows: Latest on chaos in Gaza, and border crisis

The escalating crisis in Gaza and last-ditch efforts by Congress to solve the border crisis before leaving for August recess are set to dominate Sunday shows.

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Related Topix: US News, Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Republican, John Cornyn, Texas

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