A birds-eye view of the border at the southern end of James Johnson's farm in New Mexico.

Small Bordertown Finds Itself In Middle Of Political Debate Over Wall

While the goverment remains shutdown over funding for Trump's border wall, we went to New Mexico to ask border residents what they think of the fight.

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1:17An image of a border crossing between the United States and Mexico.
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How Trump's Dream Wall Stacks Up To What's Already There

1:45Border wall
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Explaining Hannity's Claim About Criminals Who Try To Cross The Border

0:54A furloughed FDA employee protests the partial government shutdown
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FDA To Furlough More Workers To Keep Drug Reviews Funded

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Trump Denies Pelosi A Government Plane For Overseas Trip

0:52Rep. Tom Marino
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Rep. Tom Marino Resigns From Congress

0:58U.S. President Donald Trump.
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President Trump Scraps US Delegation's Trip To Davos

6:11Alina Diaz
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Becoming An American: Alina Diaz

4:29Alena Sandimirova
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Becoming An American: Alena Sandimirova

4:43Lee Wang
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Becoming An American: Lee Wang

6:17Nisrin Elamin
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Becoming An American: Nisrin Elamin & Tahanie Aboushi

2:37John Sandweg
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Becoming An American: John Sandweg

5:06Teofilo Chavez
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Becoming An American: Teofilo Chavez

4:34Zaid Nagi
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Becoming An American: Zaid Nagi

2:47Paul Schmidt
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Becoming An American: Paul Schmidt

6:34Dani Villacis
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Becoming An American: The Vallacis-Guerrero Family

5:05Jose Molina
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Becoming An American: Jose Molina

1:21Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
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Mnuchin Reportedly Suggested Easing Tariffs On Chinese Goods

0:41Department of State building sign
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State Department Says Staff Is Coming Back To Work And Will Be Paid

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Women In Chicago Can March On, Thanks To This College Student

1:06Michael Cohen
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Cohen Says He Paid Tech Firm Owner To Rig Online Polls For Trump

0:52U.S. border patrol agent and migrants.
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Govt. Report Says Thousands More Children Were Separated At Border

0:54Federal workers protesting partial government shutdown
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Bill Would Offer Financial Relief For Federal Workers During Shutdown

0:51A sign on the door of the USDA office announces the Farm Service Agency is closed.
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USDA Calls Employees Back To Work To Help Farmers Amid Shutdown

1:21A target missile was launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Kauai, Hawaii
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Trump Unveils Long-Awaited Missile Defense Review

4:35Salvadorian immigrant Stefany Marjorie, 8, holds her doll Rodrigo while going home on July 24, 2014 in Mission, Texas.
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Kids Come To The Border Alone, But This Lawyer Has Their Back

0:54U.S. Capitol.
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House Passes Another Bill To Reopen The Government

1:47President Donald Trump talks to the press
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Trump Says He 'Virtually Eliminated' The Estate Tax

3:00Still from "Roma"
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A Look At The Realities Of Domestic Work Behind Netflix's 'Roma'

1:12A man holds an American flag outside Trump International Hotel
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Watchdog: GSA 'Ignored' Constitution By Letting Trump Keep Hotel Lease

0:41President Trump
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Trump Signs Bill To Provide Back Pay For Federal Employees