Tag: Border Security

Jeff Landry: Trump’s Emergency Declaration ‘Will Prevail in the Courts’

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry predicted legal victory for the Trump administration against lawsuits filed by Democrats challenging the legality of Presidential Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border. Landry offered his remarks in a Tuesday-aired interview on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow. LISTEN: “The president is standing […]

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Hogan Gidley on Emergency Declaration: ‘Ask Angel Moms and Dads if It’s a Manufactured Crisis’

White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley advised Democrats and the broader left to ask Angel Families if the status quo of illegal immigration is a “manufactured crisis” during a Monday interview on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily with host Alex Marlow. Gidley said Democrats view amnesty as a “solution” to illegal immigration: We have […]

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Angel Families Celebrate with President as He Signs First Veto to Secure Border

Angel families celebrated in the Oval Office with law enforcement and President Donald Trump as he signed his first veto to retain his border emergency declaration Friday. Angel mom Mary Ann Mendoza spoke to the president, sheriffs and law enforcement gathered in the room, and to the television cameras. She told of her Mesa, Arizona, […]

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Obama Administration Refused to Declare Public Health Emergency for Fentanyl

The Washington Post on Wednesday published a searing indictment of the Obama administration for disregarding a plea from health experts to declare a public health emergency for overdoses from fentanyl, the powerful synthetic opioid that was already racking up a body count in 2016 and would go on to kill thousands of people over the […]

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Trump Administration Releases 2020 ‘Budget for a Better America’

The Trump administration released its fiscal year 2020 budget Monday with a focus on “promises kept” and putting “taxpayers first.” “America is roaring back, and now is the time to invest in the future of America,” President Donald Trump said of the newly released budget entitled, “A Budget for A Better America: Promises Kept. Taxpayers […]

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Donald Trump: Ann Coulter ‘Wacky Nut Job’ for Border Wall Criticism

President Donald Trump on Saturday referred to prominent conservative author Ann Coulter as a “Wacky Nut Job” following months of criticism she has directed at him regarding the lack of progress building a U.S.-Mexico border wall. “Wacky Nut Job @AnnCoulter, who still hasn’t figured out that, despite all odds and an entire Democrat Party of Far Left Radicals […]

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Rand Paul Predicts 10 GOP Senators Will Vote to End Trump National Emergency

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) predicted Monday that ten Republican senators will vote for a Democrat resolution to end President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration to build the wall. Sen. Paul told reporters that he believes that ten Republicans senators will vote to end Trump’s national emergency declaration. Paul announced Saturday that he will vote for […]

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New York Times: Trump’s Border Reforms Are Working

A New York Times‘ article on the migrant caravans shows President Donald Trump’s border security reforms are successfully curbing the northward flow of migrants. One-third of the 6,000 migrants who reached the border just in the November caravan have given up their effort to cross the border, the Times says: “Data from Mexican officials suggested […]

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Border Patrol Council President: Congress Ignored Experts on the Wall

National Border Patrol Council president Brandon Judd told Breitbart News Tonight on Wednesday that Congress had ignored the advice of experts when reaching a deal to provide less than $1.4 billion for border fencing. The Council, the union representing “approximately 18,000 Border Patrol Agents and support personnel assigned to the U.S. Border Patrol,” has consistently supported President […]

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Angel Families March on Nancy Pelosi’s Office: ‘Build That Wall’

Angel families stormed into House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office again Wednesday with calls to secure the U.S. southern border, but they were turned away yet again. Americans whose loved ones have been killed by illegal aliens flooded into the office with questions as to why their many requests for meetings with the Speaker went unanswered. […]

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State of Texas Considers Building Its Own Border Wall

Two members of the Texas House of Representatives are preparing a bill that would provide $2.5 billion to fund a border wall. The proposal would take the money from Texas’ “Rainy Day Fund.” State Representatives Kyle Biedermann (R-Fredricksburg) and Briscoe Cain (R-Deer Park) are working on legislation to take $2.5 billion from the Texas Economic Stabilization […]

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Watch Live: President Donald Trump Rallies in Border Town El Paso, Texas

President Donald Trump is holding his first Make America Great Again rally of 2019 in El Paso, Texas, Monday at 9:00 p.m. ET. The rally will be held in the El Paso County Coliseum and marks the seventh President Trump has brought to Texas.  The coliseum sits approximately half a mile from the U.S.-Mexico border. […]

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Cornyn Blames Pelosi for Border Stalemate — ‘Wanting to Make a Political Point’

Sunday on New York AM 970 radio’s “The Cats Roundtable,” Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) commented on the border debate, accusing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) of “wanting to make a political point” instead of working with President Donald Trump on a deal. “Unfortunately, this reflects some of the worst of Washington, because this really has […]

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Gallup: Five Million Latin Americans Coming to U.S. in Next 12 Months

Five million Latin Americans plan to migrate to the United States in the next 12 months, and an estimated 42 million more say they want to enter the country. Those statistics were in a report from Jim Clifton, the chairman and CEO at Gallup: Forty-two million seekers of citizenship or asylum are watching to determine exactly […]

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Ellis: Bringing Reality to the Border Discussion

It’s time to bring the debate over border security back to reality. The reality is some 66,000 people have crossed our southern border illegally just since January first. Don’t take my word for it – those are the Department of Homeland Security’s own numbers. Now, there’s a real-time tracker using DHS numbers so everyone can follow […]

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Watch: Kamala Harris Shakes Head After Trump Calls for Stopping Drug Cartels, Human Trafficking

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) shook her head after President Donald Trump called for putting illegal drug cartels and human traffickers out of business at his State of the Union Address on Tuesday night. President Trump had specifically called for the United States to commit to ending illegal immigration, as well as put coyotes, drug cartels, and […]

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GOP Rep. Marshall: ‘I’ve Been to the Border’ — ‘I Know a Crisis When I See It’

Representative Roger Marshall (R-KS) in an appearance Sunday on Fox News Channel called for a border wall, saying he has seen firsthand the “crisis” at the southern border. “I’ve been to the border, and I know a crisis when I see it,” Marshall proclaimed. “We need to build the wall. That’s the first step in […]

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Hayward: A Wake-Up Call for NeverTrump

Virginia’s attempt to legalize infanticide was a wake-up call for some NeverTrump Republicans, who muttered that Democrats have gone so far off the rails that they might feel compelled to vote for President Donald Trump’s re-election in 2020. It should not have taken something this extreme to remind everyone how extreme and dangerous the Democrat […]

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Exclusive – Tom McClintock: Trump Must Declare National Emergency to Build Wall; Pelosi Is ‘Not Even Pretending’ to Negotiate

Rep. Tom McClintock (R-CA) told hosts Rebecca Mansour and Joel Pollak during an interview on Sirius XM’s Breitbart News Tonight on Thursday that President Donald Trump should use presidential emergency powers to “build the wall,” describing Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) as “not even pretending to be negotiating in good faith.” Pollak invited […]

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Democrats’ Proposal for U.S.-Mexico Border Talks Includes … Billion-dollar ‘Polar Icebreaker’

Democrats unveiled their proposal for addressing the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border this week, and it includes funding for a new polar icebreaker for the U.S. Coast Guard. The proposal, unveiled Wednesday at the first meeting of the conference committee to negotiate a bipartisan solution, was presented by Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA), and is the […]

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Watch Live: ‘Moms For America’ Deliver SOTU Address to Share Top Concerns, Including Border Security

Moms for America, a grassroots group that advocates for conservative pro-family policies, is holding a State of the Union event on the night President Donald Trump was slated to speak to the nation. Multiple speakers will make up the address, including Angel Moms, who have lost loved ones at the hands of immigrants in the United […]

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