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Gov. Greg Abbott inaugurates first stretch of state-funded border barrier in Starr County

Abbott launched the construction of a wall along the Texas-Mexico border using state money and crowdfunded private donations. The state has at least $1.05 billion for the border barriers.

Greg Abbott gives a press conference on border wall construction at Rio Grande City on Dec. 18, 2021

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