Immigration

Ivan Pierre Aguirre for The Texas Tribune

Guatemalan boy who died in U.S. custody spent two days at El Paso Border Patrol station

The boy and his father were taken to the El Paso Border Patrol station, where they were held for two days, CBP said. They were later taken to the Alamogordo station. CBP said it was looking into options to relieve overcrowding in its facilities in the El Paso sector, which includes El Paso County and all of New Mexico.

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Watch videos of panels from the 2018 Texas Tribune Festival

Over 300 speakers — and thousands of attendees — descended on downtown Austin for the three-day Texas Tribune Festival examining politics and policy issues facing Texas and the United States. Here are some selected conversations on topics including immigration, gun violence and politics.

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