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From TheJournal.ie US Supreme Court approves funding for Trump's border wall Judgement

US Supreme Court approves funding for Trump's border wall

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer denounced the ruling.

From TheJournal.ie 'Our country is full' - Trump visits Mexico border and inspects new border fence Calexico This post contains videos

'Our country is full' - Trump visits Mexico border and inspects new border fence

Trump has ratcheted up his hard-line immigration rhetoric in recent weeks.

From TheJournal.ie 16 states sue Trump administration for declaring national emergency to fund Mexico border wall Immigration

16 states sue Trump administration for declaring national emergency to fund Mexico border wall

The case could work its way to the Supreme Court for a showdown on the separation of powers.

From TheJournal.ie Why Trump declaring a border wall emergency may prove more of an obstacle for himself Border Wall

Why Trump declaring a border wall emergency may prove more of an obstacle for himself

The US president’s wall is far from a sure thing even now.

From TheJournal.ie Trump declares national emergency to build wall, Democrats vow to fight the 'power grab' US Border

Trump declares national emergency to build wall, Democrats vow to fight the 'power grab'

The move will allow him to spend more money to erect barriers on the US-Mexico border.

From TheJournal.ie Trump not 'happy' with border deal but government shutdown is unlikely Border Wall

Trump not 'happy' with border deal but government shutdown is unlikely

The deal offers nearly $1.4 billion (€1.2 billion) for construction of the wall as well as additional border security measures.

From TheJournal.ie 'There's a good chance we'll have to': Trump hints that he might declare state of emergency Border Issue

'There's a good chance we'll have to': Trump hints that he might declare state of emergency

Trump hinted in remarks at a White House meeting on cross-border trafficking.

From TheJournal.ie Separate Republican and Democrat bills aimed at ending the US shutdown failed overnight Longest Ever

Separate Republican and Democrat bills aimed at ending the US shutdown failed overnight

Meanwhile, The White House has identified more than $7 billion in potential funds for US President Donald Trump’s border wall.

From TheJournal.ie US begins forcing asylum applicants to remain in Mexico Border Crossing

US begins forcing asylum applicants to remain in Mexico

The new policy is aimed at deterring illegal immigration, the Trump administration has said.

From TheJournal.ie 'The wall won't get built': Republicans warn Donald Trump against state of emergency over border wall US Government Shutdown

'The wall won't get built': Republicans warn Donald Trump against state of emergency over border wall

The move signals doubts about the controversial wall within the president’s party.

From TheJournal.ie US shutdown: Unpaid workers forced to take out loans and sign up for benefits Shutdown

US shutdown: Unpaid workers forced to take out loans and sign up for benefits

No end in sight as federal workers prepare for fourth week of US government shutdown.

From TheJournal.ie Government shutdown becomes longest in US history Border Wall

Government shutdown becomes longest in US history

The shutdown has entered its 22nd day – eclipsing a 21-day shutdown under Bill Clinton.

From TheJournal.ie 'A temper tantrum because he couldn't get his way': Trump storms out of border wall negotiations Adios

'A temper tantrum because he couldn't get his way': Trump storms out of border wall negotiations

Trump tweeted that he wasn’t making progress in his talks with Democrats so said “bye bye”.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Who's to blame for the US shutdown and is there an end in sight? Border Wall This post contains videos

Explainer: Who's to blame for the US shutdown and is there an end in sight?

It’s all about money, and a wall.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you care if a wall is built along the US-Mexico border? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you care if a wall is built along the US-Mexico border?

Many people have questioned if the wall is necessary or will ever be completed.

From TheJournal.ie Trump to address the nation live tonight as he nears showdown on Mexico border wall My Fellow Americans

Trump to address the nation live tonight as he nears showdown on Mexico border wall

Trump has also pledged a “prudent” US withdrawal of troops of Syria.

From TheJournal.ie Trump says 'not much headway made' as US government shutdown enters third week Border Wall

Trump says 'not much headway made' as US government shutdown enters third week

An impasse with lawmakers over Trump’s demand for billions of dollars to pay for a border wall has shut 25% of the government since 22 December.

From TheJournal.ie Trump warns that US government shutdown could last 'a long time' Impasse

Trump warns that US government shutdown could last 'a long time'

The White House has accused Democrats of refusing to compromise over the wall along the US border with Mexico.

From TheJournal.ie Trump accused of 'temper tantrum' after White House meeting with Democrats descends into row Getting Testy This post contains videos

Trump accused of 'temper tantrum' after White House meeting with Democrats descends into row

Trump threatened to shut down the government if the border wall is not paid for.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why Trump's new 'inhumane, cruel' policy is separating children from their parents Immigration

Explainer: Why Trump's new 'inhumane, cruel' policy is separating children from their parents

“The Statue of Liberty under the Trump policy is not carrying a torch, it’s carrying a pair of handcuffs,” one senator said.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump will today visit the eight towering prototypes for his 'big beautiful border wall' Down Mexico Way
From TheJournal.ie Trump wants border wall and green card reform or he'll end protection for young immigrants Dreamers

Trump wants border wall and green card reform or he'll end protection for young immigrants

The White House’s latest proposals have been criticised for “using the lives of young people as bargaining chips”.

From TheJournal.ie Democrats say they've reached a deal with Trump over the fate of immigrant children Bipartisan

Democrats say they've reached a deal with Trump over the fate of immigrant children

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and top House Democrat Nancy Pelosi said they had a “very productive” dinner meeting with Trump.

From TheJournal.ie These are the designs for Donald Trump's Mexican border wall Build That Wall

These are the designs for Donald Trump's Mexican border wall

The designs were presented to reporters yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Trump wants to put solar panels on his border wall - but would the plan work? Donald's Latest Plan

Trump wants to put solar panels on his border wall - but would the plan work?

Trump insists ‘his’ idea would work – but experts aren’t so sure.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump just had an idea -- Make the Mexican border 'a solar wall so it pays for itself' Bright Spark This post contains videos

Donald Trump just had an idea -- Make the Mexican border 'a solar wall so it pays for itself'

‘Pretty good imagination, right? My idea!,’ the US President said.

From TheJournal.ie Trump's wall put off until later this year as US politicians pass $1.1 trillion spending plan Shutdown Showdown

Trump's wall put off until later this year as US politicians pass $1.1 trillion spending plan

The 309-118 vote sends the bill to the Senate in time for them to act to avert a government shutdown.

From TheJournal.ie No money for the border wall after last-minute spending deal agreed in US Sad

No money for the border wall after last-minute spending deal agreed in US

It looks like Trump’s plans to build the Mexican border wall will be shelved for the moment.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump backs down on funding demand for Mexico border wall Great And Beautiful Wall This post contains videos

Donald Trump backs down on funding demand for Mexico border wall

The US President insists that the wall will be built, however.

From TheJournal.ie Could a row over Trump's wall cause a government shutdown? How likely is it? Explainer

Could a row over Trump's wall cause a government shutdown? How likely is it?

A senior Democrat thinks the President has thrown a “monkey wrench” into talks. What happens next?

From TheJournal.ie Trump desperately wants the money to build his wall - and he's pleading with Democrats to get it Pretty Please

Trump desperately wants the money to build his wall - and he's pleading with Democrats to get it

The White House is prepared to make concessions to the Democrats in order to get funding for the Mexican border wall.

From TheJournal.ie Illegal crossings at US/Mexico border at 17-year-low and Trump is getting the credit Homeland Security

Illegal crossings at US/Mexico border at 17-year-low and Trump is getting the credit

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says the numbers are “no accident”

From TheJournal.ie 'Neither confrontation nor submission': Trump's top diplomat in Mexico to calm tensions The Wall

'Neither confrontation nor submission': Trump's top diplomat in Mexico to calm tensions

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said the visit was symbolic of the meaningful relationship the two countries have.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump is getting serious about his border wall. Could it actually happen? Explainer
From TheJournal.ie Trump says his border wall will be a fence "in certain parts", vows to deport three million Good Fences

Trump says his border wall will be a fence "in certain parts", vows to deport three million

“I’m very good at this, it’s called construction,” he tells CBS.