Population shifts in Texas have moved the traditionally-red state toward the center. But the GOP-controlled legislature has enacted some of the nation’s strictest laws around abortion and voting rules.
Laundrie’s parents were seen by local news crews being escorted out of their home briefly. Police have been scouring south Florida for Laundrie, who vanished last week after refusing to help find his fiancee.
The reasons they come are complicated and varied. The routes they traverse are dangerous and unpredictable. But what thousands of migrants found on the other side of the Rio Grande was beyond anything they expected when reaching the United States. After days of unfettered movement, federal and state authorities in both countries stepped up their presence slowing but not stopping the surreal highway of humanity crisscrossing the international boundary.