Biden will move on all fronts to loosen immigration controls.
Almost all construction was designed to replace existing barriers. But it’s not clear what Biden will do next.
485 parents have been located but are refusing to take custody of their children.
Those cases could be among the first for Judge Amy Coney Barrett if Senate Republicans succeed in confirming her to the Court bench.
Altogether, so far the government has put up 194 miles of new fencing — but only 16 miles in spots where the fencing didn’t exist before.
Democrats made the request in a letter, arguing that the construction of a border wall threatens communities and "compromises" efforts to fight the virus.
Senator Elizabeth Warren announced that she was introducing a bill to divert all funds appropriated by the Trump administration to fund a border wall in order to combat the coronavirus.
The administration has “now shifted from securing funds to being able to build more wall,” said a senior White House official.
Senator Bernie Sanders on Monday said he may be open to demolishing sections of the U.S.–Mexico border wall, as well as halting 99 percent of deportations.