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The Border Project: Deported man plans to cross again
Jose Estrada was deported five days ago and will try to cross the border again.
The Border Project: Wrangling the border
After local rancher Robert Krentz was killed on his property in Arizona, efforts to increase border security have improved, many ranchers say.
The Border Project: Guarding the line
Former Special Agent Lee Morgan talks about ranchers by the Arizona-Mexico border.
The Border Project: Staging ground for the undocumented
The town of Altar, Mexico, responds to the needs of migrants making the dangerous trip across the border.
The Border Project: Latinos against illegal immigration
Not all Latinos support illegal immigration. Amanda Van Allen reports from Nogales and Tempe, Arizona.
The Border Project: Businesses on both sides struggle
Amanda Palesencia reports from Nogales Arizona and Mexico.
The Border Project: Deportation might separate man from wife, life in U.S.
Martin and his wife, Alex, left Mexico in 2000. Now Martin faces possible deportation in several months.
Federal funds help with weatherization
President Obama’s stimulus bill allocated $5 billion to provide energy-saving measures specifically to low-income families.
Green movement targets low-income communities
Governments across the country promote environmentalism in low-income communities. But many residents say those programs feel distant and irrelevant to their lives.
Long-term unemployed demand benefit extensions
Millions of long-term unemployed Americans are now on the brink of eviction and hunger. Now, many are demanding an extension of unemployment benefits until the end of 2010.