Tag: Border Wall

Trump administration waives environmental safeguards to fast-track border wall

By Julián Aguilar, Texas Tribune The Trump administration announced Friday that it is waiving several regulations in order to fast-track construction of nearly 70 miles...

US awards border wall contract in Texas to begin in 2021

By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. government has awarded a $275 million border wall contract for construction that would begin in...

A look at the effort to build a border wall in the RGV

As 2019 comes to a close, the third anniversary of Executive Order 13767 is fast approaching. President Donald Trump signed the directive, also known as...