Julián Aguilar

Julián Aguilar is a border reporter for The Texas Tribune.

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Trump Administration Could Force Tens of Thousands of Salvadorans to Leave Texas

The Trump administration announced that Temporary Protected Status for Salvadoran immigrants—in place since 2001—won't be renewed.


Congressman Raises Questions After DACA Recipients Were Detained at Checkpoint

U.S. Rep. Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen, wants clarification on whether beneficiaries of DACA will be detained by Border Control.


After Emotional Debate, Texas House Tentatively Passes 'Sanctuary' Legislation

The vote came after one of the slowest-moving but most emotional legislative days at the state Capitol.


Crime Rates Are Lower On the Border

Here’s why border town crime rates aren’t as you might imagine.