U.S. Sen. John Cornyn eyes the impossible: a bipartisan deal on immigration


U.S. Sen. John Cornyn looks through a border barrier in El Paso at Ciudad Juárez, Mexico during a night tour led by the National Border Patrol Council on Monday, Jan. 9, 2023.

The game plan

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn and other senators served dinner to law enforcement agents (DPS, DHS, EP Sheriff & EPPD) for National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in El Paso.

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-Texas) listens during a roundtable discussion between seven other Senators and officials from the City of El Paso, local non-profits, law enforcement officials, business and other stakeholders, Monday, January 9, 2023, in El Paso, Texas.

James Lankford, R-OK; Chris Coons, D-DE; Cornyn; Kyrsten Sinema, I-AZ; James Lankford, R-OK

The impossible task

A city’s limits

A migrant man cleans the area outside Sacred Heart Church, Monday, Jan. 9, 2023, in El Paso. Many migrants are afraid to leave or venture off too far from the church because they are afraid they will be detained by CBP.