Several other members of Congress are also visiting the border this week while the House and Senate are out of session.
Once back in session, lawmakers plan to consider legislation this year that would use taxpayer money to fund the border wall President Trump campaigned on.
The Trump administration this week outlined a substantially more aggressive approach to deporting people in the U.S. illegally. Memos signed by Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly increase the number of immigrants considered high-priority for deportation.
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