On Saturday, the Texas National Guard began to deploy troops to help secure the state's southern border with Mexico. The move comes as President Donald Trump has been unable to get the U.S. Congress or Mexico to fully fund his proposed wall along the border.The Texas Army National Guard said 250 guardsmen along with aircraft, vehicles and surveillance equipment were to be deployed along the border. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen said that the the Guard will help border personnel with stopping illegal immigrants from entering the country.

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