The county is offering free testing for some essential workers at the border, new court filings suggest Customs and Border Protection knew it was breaking the law when it began turning away asylum-seekers and more in our biweekly roundup of border news.
Opportunities to market the regional economy are emerging from a recent study by the City of El Paso that looked at crossing trends at International Ports of Entry in the El Paso-Juárez region. “This study has given great insight into cross-border travel patterns that our region has been sorely lacking,” Carlos Olmedo, PhD, Strategic Projects…
Meanwhile restrictions continue
UPDATE: WASHINGTON, DC -- Travel restrictions on the United States’ shared borders with Mexico and Canada have been extended through Oct. 21 due to concerns over the spread of Covid-19, acting U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Mark Morgan announced on Twitter Friday morning. The announcement came one day after Mexico's Foreign Ministry indicated it had requested
‘I’m just proud to be part of securing the southern border, as an American.’ Over the past nine months, Fisher has become Trump’s go-to builder at the border, The Washington Post reports. Prior to this, however, his company was unsuccessful in repeated attempts to land a border wall contract.