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Bordertown USA and… the Cubans are coming
Some U.S. border towns have been infiltrated with Mexican drug cartel interests for so long it’s become a way of life. Sunday on Full Measure, we’ll continue our border reporting by visiting one such town. We’ll hear from longtime residents and workers who frequently navigate corrupting influences.
On the border with Border Patrol agent Art Del Cueto
Also, the influx over the Mexican border you probably haven’t heard about: Cubans. More Cubans have flooded the U.S. than any time since the Mariel boatlift in 1980: more than 40,000 in the past year. Congressman Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, explains why he thinks it’s unfair that Cubans are given a place ahead of other refugees including instant federal aid and a fast track to legalized status. We’ll also talk to some Cuban refugees who just crossed the Mexican border into the U.S. this week.
How could all the experts and news media have been so wrong about Donald Trump’s prospects for success? We’ll look back at projections and predictions dating back last summer.
Last week, amid the Apple-FBI controversy, we reported on the former Qwest CEO who defied requests from a U.S. intel agency that he says wanted to monitor American citizens without the proper warrant.
2008 December: President Obama nominates Hillary Clinton for secretary of state. 2009 Jan. 13: Reports say the clintonemail.com domain was established. Jan. 21: Senate confirms Clinton as secretary of state. March 18: Clinton will later name this as the date she began using a private server for government business. 2012 Sept. 11: Islamic extremists launch […]