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Analysis: On the border with Trump, Abbott and an enthusiastic GOP base

Gov. Greg Abbott’s proposal to build a wall between Texas and Mexico taps into a lasting preoccupation with immigration and border security among Texas Republican voters — and one of former President Donald Trump's favorite issues.

President Donald Trump makes remarks as he meets with Gov. Greg Abbott  in the Oval Office on Thursday, May  7, 2020.

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