Legislation passed by the House last week falls short of advocates’ expectations.
As chaos spreads across the southern border, AG Paxton has filed a lawsuit that would prevent the Biden administration from releasing illegal aliens into the country without court dates.
Illegals meet zero resistance as they cross the border on Thursday afternoon.
Likely cartel-related, the shootout resulted in several injuries and four fatalities.
The Biden administration instructed Border Patrol to release illegal aliens without processing them.
While the House approved a package of border security bills, the hallmark bill was killed on a point of order.
“We just want to stop allowing these children to be abused and trafficked and smuggled on our watch.” — State Rep. Stan Kitzman
Mayor Lori Lightfoot accused Gov. Greg Abbott of attempting to “cause chaos” in the city.
The suspect is a Texas Department of Public Safety top 10 fugitive.
El Paso’s mayor said the city is preparing for the expiration of Title 42.