Speaking minutes after congressional negotiators in Washington announced that they had an “agreement in principle” on border funding aimed at preventing another government shutdown, President Donald Trump vowed to “finish the wall” Monday night during his first campaign rally of 2019 in El Paso. Trump also seemed to have one eye on another rally across the street, this one organized by El Paso groups opposed to his policy and featuring former congressman and potential presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke. This marks Trump’s second trip to a Texas border this year. Last month, he visited the South Texas city of McAllen in the midst of what would be the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. But Monday’s visit to El Paso marked a stark contrast to his…View Original Post
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