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Official Data Shows Walls Don't Stop Migrants from Crossing the Border

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A Time Magazine article by Emily Barone and Lon Tweeten:  "The wall President Trump pledged to build on the Mexican border is inching closer to becoming reality — even if it may not resemble the one he promised on the campaign trail. While Congress didn't allocate the funding Trump had requested to begin construction on the wall in his proposed federal budget, the plans are still moving forward in other ways. Companies recently submitted design concepts for the wall, which circulated online, and the Department of Homeland Security expects prototypes to be built this summer. To reinforce the Administration's commitment, Attorney General Jeff Sessions visited the border in April to vow an immigration crackdown."   Read More