- Obama Administration To Halt 'Invisible Fence'. // Government Video;Nov2010, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p6
The article reports on the decision of the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama to halt the virtual border fencing work on the 2,000-mile U.S.-Mexico border.
- At the border. Vergara, Camilo Jose // Planning;Dec98, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p24
Focuses on the border fences constructed between the United States and Mexico. Information on the San Diego Freeway from Los Angeles, California and Tijuana; Details on the Calexico, California border fence; Purpose of the border fence in Nogales, Arizona.
- Should the U.S. Congress Pass H.R. 6061, the Secure Fence Act of 2006? // International Debates;Oct2006, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p8
The article presents a speech by U.S. Representative Bennie G. Thompson, delivered at the joint meeting of the U.S. House of Representatives and the Committee on Government Reform on July 20, 2006. He discusses border security legislation, terrorism and the proposed building of a fence along the...
- The Appeal of a Simple Plan: Fencing Them Out. Brandon, Karen // U.S. News & World Report;11/28/2005, Vol. 139 Issue 20, p54
The article mentions a border security project called Operation Gatekeeper and efforts to secure the Mexican-United States border region. The Gatekeeper initiative suggested fences to stop illegal immigrants from entering the United States. Fences that were built along the San Diego sector have...
- THE CENTRAL CHARACTER IN THE BATTLE OVER IMMIGRATION. HUGHES, HOLLY STUART // Photo District News;Jun2015, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p164
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- Mending Fences. Koeppel, Dan // Popular Mechanics;Aug2010, Vol. 187 Issue 8, p62
The article offers information on the construction of 15 foot high steel fence on the U.S.-Mexico border. It states that the fence extends from west of Nogales, Arizona along the Mexico border. It is a modular fence, built with different size slats made up of steel pipes and concrete. It...
- Infrastructure conference. // Business America;7/26/93, Vol. 114 Issue 15/16, preceding p1
Reports on the development of the U.S.-Mexican Border Infrastructure Finance Conference held in San Antonio , Texas, last July 15-16, 1993. Topics discussed.
- The U.S./Mexico border infrastructure finance conference spotlights strategies to attract private... Camillo, Jay L. // Business America;10/18/93, Vol. 114 Issue 21, p42
Focuses on the U.S./Mexico Border Infrastructure Finance Conference in July 1993 in San Antonio, Texas. Ways to attract private capital to finance border environmental infrastructure projects; Cabinet-level participants; Identification of border infrastructure needs; Challenges to financing...
- Ready for action -- or lip service? // New Mexico Business Journal;Dec93, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p9
Reports on the closing by Mexican farmers of the Zaragosa International Bridge between El Paso, Texas and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. Non-performance of the Santa Teresa Border Crossing.