Posted BY: Silvio Canto, Jr.
Not long ago, a business trip to El Paso and Juarez on the other side was a lot of fun. First, the people are great. Second, the restaurants offered a variety of food and December gave you a taste of Christmas decorations highlighting the mixed border culture.
Not this year. El Paso is now all about the border crisis. This is from the Texas Tribune:
The emergency declaration that allows El Paso to protect migrants by taking them off the streets and putting them in temporary shelters was extended for 30 days during a special City Council meeting Friday night.