Daily Dispatch 11/26/18
November 26, 2018
Top Story: Border Meltdown
Tijuana’s mayor petitions the U.N. for aid in dealing with the humanitarian crisis at the border.
Details remain unclear, but an official from Obrador’s transition team confirms planned deal with U.S. to keep asylum seekers in Mexico: “Either you sit at the table or you’re a part of the menu.” More coverage from the Texas Tribune here.
Stephen Miller’s faction wins out over Kelly and Nielsen in West Wing clash over military use of lethal force at the border.
From Houston Public Media: “Fifty Percent Fewer Texas ‘Dreamers’ Renewed DACA in Fiscal Year 2018”
From the New York Times: “Why Big Law Is Taking On Trump Over Immigration”
From Politico: “Stalemate on Trump’s wall amid threat of shutdown”
From the Texas Tribune: “Advocates say the timing is right for independent oversight of Texas prisons”