‘The fact is, we can achieve border security without compromising our economic security. The two are not mutually exclusive.’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today on the floor, U.S.…

Directing Homeland Security’s effort to fight Human Trafficking & passing the most comprehensive Childhood Cancer Bill in U.S. History WASHINGTON, D.C. (Texas Insider Report) — “Congressman Michael McCaul has effectively…

$1.5 billion announced to help finance border wall barriers on U.S.-Mexico Border AUSTIN, Texas (Texas Insider Report) — “We’re not going to leave until the border is secure. This isn’t…

Congressman Michael T. McCaul . . . I continue to work hard and find solutions to end human trafficking’s impact in our local communities. Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – …

Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today at a press conference, U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) and U.S. Representative Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) announced the introduction of the HUMANE Act. The…

Obama Admin prosecuted nearly 500,000 Illegal Immigrants, Figures Show Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — While the Criminal Prosecution of illegal immigrants has been a hot-button issue during much of…

“The system is broken and overwhelmed. It is a national emergency.” By Cal Thomas The definition of emergency might help focus attention: “A sudden, urgent, usually unexpected occurrence or occasion…

By Cal Thomas This is an issue that should command immediate congressional action. Graham told The Washington Times that virtually every immigrant entering the country illegally over the last six…

Environmentalists’ challenges denied, shot down Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — After the federal government began to build the first new barriers on the nation’s southern border last week, in…

Agents continue to disrupt illicit South Texas activity Texas Insider Report: EDINBURG, Texas — Early last Monday morning, U.S. Border Patrol agents working near Escobares, Texas, witnessed several subjects who…

Efforts are underway to map the entire U.S.-Mexico Border using 3D software By Mary Scott Nabers Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — In 2018, the U.S. spent $22 billion on border security,…

Texas A&M AgriLife to lead consortium in establishing Center for Cross-Border Threat Screening and Supply Chain Defense

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu Texas A&M AgriLife will lead a consortium of U.S. academic institutions and other partners in establishing a new Department of Homeland Security Center for…

Amendments protecting DACA recipients passes Homeland Security Approps committee Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. –Last week, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) supported amendments in the fiscal year 2019 Homeland Security Appropriations…

Dozens of groups ask Trump administration for more time to comment on border wall

More than three dozen environmental, faith-based and immigrant rights groups are urging the federal government to extend the public-comment period for construction of the border wall, arguing that the U.S. Department…

Sanders calls to ‘Abolish the Cruel, Dysfunctional Immigration System We Have Today.’ Texas Insider Report: WASHINGTON, D.C. — “Now, it is time to do what Americans overwhelmingly want: Abolish the cruel,…

“This project is underway. This is the beginning of the president’s Border Wall.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — The Department of Homeland Security marked the official start of construction…

“I applaud President Trump & DHS’s announcement to further address Border Security.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — “The safety of Americans is absolutely paramount, and I applaud President Trump…

Salvadoran TPS recipients will lose protections By Adryana Aldeen, Senior Correspondent Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas — This week’s big news was that El Salvador Immigrants will lose their protections and…

AgConnect simulation exercise draws national animal health leaders

Media contact: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, b-fannin@tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Veterinary health practitioners, federal and state officials, and others from across Texas and the U.S. recently participated in a two-day animal…

Anti-wall activists march to protect church in Rio Grande Valley

It’s supposed to be God, not government, that decides when a Catholic church that’s been welcoming parishioners since 1899 should burn its last candle. But as the sun’s light slowly…