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Trump administration waives federal regulations to expedite border construction in Rio Grande Valley

A group of advocacy organizations said the announcement is the latest in a series of ill-advised plans that will destroy environmentally sensitive areas, endangered species and historical burial sites.

A section of border wall inside the Old Hidalgo Pumphouse Museum and World Birding Center in Hidalgo.

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