"I don't want to comment on it because we are playing right now - what you want to do is stop the emergency and the breakdown, and you want to try to limit whatever harm that does", he said. "But serenely, calmly, without a commotion and with great prudence and responsibility".
"It may be that it's the best decision that we close the border", Sanders told the press.
Honduran migrants take part in a caravan towards the United States in Chiquimula, Guatemala, on October 17, 2018. "We've seen them take a larger number of individuals" and hold those who have asylum claims in Mexico while they are being processed in the United States. "It begs the question - we need to look at our whole immigration policy with an eye towards making legal immigration more usable", he added. "Furthermore, I have worked closely with the heads of every US agency whose job it is to find and rescue children being trafficked across the southern border", Ballard wrote.
USA automakers stand to be among the most affected if the link to Mexico is shut. Sanchez Cordero stated Mexico's intention to "regulate and provide security to migrants from Central America", The Hill reported, saying Mexico's government is "not repressive".
"Mexico is tough. They can stop them, but they chose not to. But they're playing games and we've had enough of that here at the border", Saenz says.
"That means long waiting times, long processing times - it's gonna create more cost, ultimately, for the consumer", Saenz says. "I'm not playing games".
That's especially true since, while Mexico's the United States' third largest trade partner, it's the second destination for exports, said Jorge Guajardo, Mexico's former ambassador to China. "I'm ready to close it, if I have to close it, ' he told reporters on Tuesday in the Oval Office".
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The National Association of Manufacturers said US farmers, manufacturers and other businesses would lose $726 million per day for every day the border is closed.
In an interview with CNBC's Sara Eisen earlier today, he stated: "We are watching it and looking for ways to allow the freight passage, some people call it truck roads, and there are ways you can do that which would ameliorate the breakdown in supply chains".
"Industry is most affected by this situation, due to the millions in fines they have to pay when deliveries arrive late to clients", said Manuel Sotelo, head of the truckers union in Ciudad Juarez.
This was the first time in more than a decade that the CBP has had to directly release its detainees and is trying to pick those with the lowest risk, McAleenan said.
He also defended his decision to cut off "hundreds of millions of dollars" in United States aid to the three countries, accusing them of arranging the caravans of migrants. These conditions in the so-called Northern Triangle of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala are the legacy of a century of U.S. imperialist oppression, marked by near-genocidal counterinsurgency wars and savage military dictatorships installed with Washington's backing.
Waltz said he believes there's a middle ground when it comes to addressing the issue at the southern border. It said it would provide transport back to Central American countries, Cuba, and Haiti, on a voluntary basis. The institute said that, starting in April, Mexico would encourage people to apply for visas in their home countries.