PBS NewsHour

How residents from El Paso feel about border barriers

Clip: 03/21/2019 | 6m 46s

Amid the roiling national debate about immigration and a border wall, construction crews in El Paso, Texas, are busy replacing 20 miles of wire mesh fencing with a bollard-style structure. Border Patrol says this kind of barrier is crucial for preventing people from crossing the border illegally. Special correspondent Angela Kocherga talks to El Paso residents about how it affects their community.

Aired: 03/21/19

Rating: NR

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