Trump supporters form human wall at border leading up to El Paso visit


EL PASO, TX (KETK) – In the leadup to President Trump’s visit to El Paso on Monday, dozens of his supporters formed a human wall at the border in a section where there is no fencing. The demonstration was held on Saturday 

Many were spotting MAGA hats and waving American flags. 

The President is scheduled to speak tonight at El Paso County Coliseum, which is just a short walk from the southern border. It comes in the midst of another possible government shutdown over border wall funding.

A bipartisan group of lawmakers has been meeting over the last two weeks to work out a deal, but those talks stalled on Sunday night. The temporary government funding runs out at midnight on Friday, Feb. 15. A

Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke will lead a counter-rally in his hometown during the Trump rally. 

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