In 2016, Trump called the federal judge a “hater” and suggested Gonzalo Curiel could not be impartial because of his Mexican heritage.
Presidential candidate Ricardo Anaya said Mexico will refuse to pay for constructing the border wall, as Trump once insisted would be the case.
The increase in deaths is thought to result from migrants taking more remote routes to avoid being caught.
“In Austin we build bridges, not walls,” said Mayor Steve Adler.
Has Trump's "America First" doctrine marginalized the U.S. in the hemisphere?
Gutierrez added that Democrats were already willing to "go build the wall themselves" if it meant protecting dreamers, but the president shifted the goalposts at the last minute—again.
Kelly made the remarks at a meeting on Wednesday with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, according to Representative Ruben Gallego.
The status of nearly 800,000 so-called Dreamers is being tied to the construction of Trump’s long-promised wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.
The report is based on previously private documents Democratic committee members obtained from a whistleblower.
Border Patrol agents are testing the possible wall's durability and likelihood of a breach, officials said Wednesday.
The six Middle Eastern men arrested in Arizona after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in 2015 — an incident right-wing blogs and news outlets used to highlight the need for border control and to stoke terrorism fears – were victims, not terrorists.
Elta North America, an Israeli-owned defense manufacturer, has been named as a contender to build the wall.
Poll responses indicate most people back Trump on the economy, jobs and fighting terrorism, but not on immigration, foreign affairs and heading the government.
Donald Trump vowed to provoke a government shutdown unless Congress funds his border wall, but it may be averted.
The Israeli army has revealed details of a wall in the planning since 2014.
The president is betting that harnessing the power of the sun will decrease the cost of the wall.