Obama Heads To Texas

By Nikki Henderson | nhenderson@ktalnews.tv

Published 07/09 2014 04:08PM

Updated 07/09 2014 04:13PM

President Obama visits Texas to discuss ongoing immigration crisis. Steve Handelsman reports.

 President Obama was in Texas Wednesday evening, epicenter of the immigration crisis.

He wants $3.7 billion in emergency spending to deal with the human tide from Central America, but so far Republicans in Congress don't appear eager to provide the funds.

His decision not to visit the border for a first-hand look at the situation while in Texas drew criticism from both Republicans and Democrats.

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