This comes after the governor announced last week that Texas would begin building its own border wall and step up arrests of migrants.
Jenner said she would be "tough on immigrants" if elected governor of California, and renewed her commitment to finishing Trump's border wall.
Gov. Greg Abbott, a Republican, recently declared border security a statewide disaster. The wall promise is his latest salvo in a feud with Biden.
One of Biden's first acts after taking office as president was to halt construction of the border wall.
Trump's $15 billion border wall is reportedly being overcome by migrants and refugees using cheap ladders, according to a report.
The Cavazos family is set to lose 6.5 acres of land, as the Biden administration fails to put forth a plan to repurpose emergency border wall funding.
"It's shameful and unacceptable for [Biden] to continue the construction of Trump's xenophobic and racist wall," Omar said.
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas reportedly said the White House may restart some building along Donald Trump's southern border wall.
Officials were due to announce a plan by March 20, but the deadline came and went. Meanwhile, attention is diverted to a surge in border crossings.
Smugglers and migrants are more easily able to cross the US-Mexico border in Arizona because of gaps and access roads for wall construction.
As Biden scrambles to handle a surge in migrant numbers at the US-Mexico border, the issue of Trump's border wall has fallen off the agenda.
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Fisher Sand & Gravel has secured almost $US2 billion worth of contracts to build parts of President Donald Trump’s planned southern border wall. The company’s prototype was publicly rejected in 2018, but after a mix of lobbying, media appearances, and pressure from Trump himself, it got the contracts anyway. Business […]