Obama to seek $2B for border control; Pelosi says she holds little hope for immigration reform

  • by: CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 29, 2014 - 7:45 AM

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — President Barack Obama will seek more than $2 billion to respond to the flood of immigrants illegally entering the U.S. through the Rio Grande Valley area of Texas and ask for new powers to deal with returning immigrant children apprehended while traveling without their parents, a White House official said Saturday.

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