November 3rd election results have been called by the networks. Joe Biden is president-elect taking office on January 20th, 2021. Expect the last posting to this site on that date as well.
El Paso is far from the only predominantly Hispanic area that has been ravaged by the virus. Hidalgo and Cameron counties, both along the state’s southern border, have seen death tolls that rival larger and more urban parts of the state.
A judge has barred the Trump administration from expelling unaccompanied migrant children detained at the border under an emergency health order.
Meanwhile looks like a related situation
President Trump's signature will be needed one last time on a government spending bill before he leaves office, but a deal could be complicated once again by a dispute over border wall funding.
In downtown Nogales, the Trump administration draped the existing border wall in coils of gleaming razor wire two years ago. Nogales, Arizona, Mayor Art Garino isn’t optimistic that the incoming Biden administration will take it down."You know how the government is. Once they put something up, it very seldom comes down" he said, laughing.
The Trump administration was reportedly all set to purchase the Salineño Wildlife Preserve, a 2.5-acre stretch of Texas so popular among birders that it’s been called “hallowed ground,” to make way for its infamous border wall. But the deal fell apart at the last minute on Friday after the land’s owner bowed to pressure from…