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Allen said. El Paso Mayor Dee Margo told reporters on Monday afternoon that President Trump called President Trump on Fox News Sunday and offered to help in any way that he could.Margo saidhe is already getting emails and phone calls about welcoming President Trump to town. Democratic lawmakers and some residents have said President Trump is notwelcome in the largely Latino border city because of President Trump past anti-immigrant rhetoric. I will ask President Trump to support our efforts with any and all federal resources that are available.
I appreciate Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen taking the time to meet with me to discuss the El Paso region, and our immigration needs on the border. Our federal officials should visit the border when making decisions about our immigration system, and Secretary Nielsen's visit is most welcome.