Texas Border Crisis - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Continuing coverage of the crisis on the Texas border and the surge of unaccompanied minors

Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014 at 04:13 PM CDT

Gov. Perry Criticizes Mexico Border 'Failure'

Gov. Perry Criticizes Mexico Border 'Failure'

In a sharp criticism of Mexico's "failure" on immigration and crime policies, Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday invited President Enrique Pena Nieto to visit his state and observe law enforcement efforts on the...

Friday, Sep 12, 2014 at 03:24 PM CDT

Mexican Pres. Condemns Texas' Guard Deployment

Mexican Pres. Condemns Texas' Guard Deployment

Texas' decision to deploy National Guard troops along its border with Mexico is "unpleasant" and "reprehensible," Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says.

Thursday, Sep 11, 2014 at 06:44 PM CDT

Federal Officials Propose Texas Immigration Lockup

Federal Officials Propose Texas Immigration Lockup

Federal authorities want to build a new South Texas immigration lockup for families amid an unprecedented surge in the number of youngsters pouring across the U.S. border, a federal official said Thursday.

Monday, Sep 8, 2014 at 03:47 PM CDT

Obama Administration Seeks $1.2B for Border

Obama Administration Seeks $1.2B for Border

The Obama administration renewed its plea Monday for Congress to provide additional money to deal with the unaccompanied migrant children at the border, even as Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson declared...

Wednesday, Sep 3, 2014 at 01:27 PM CDT

Number of Child Immigrants at Border Declining

Number of Child Immigrants at Border Declining

The number of immigrant children caught alone illegally crossing the Mexican border into the United States continued to decline in August.