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A city of southern Texas on the Rio Grande southeast of Laredo. It grew as a port of entry into Mexico.
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(məˈkæl ən)

a city in S Texas, on the Rio Grande. 103,352.
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Noun1.McAllen - a town in southern Texas on the Rio GrandeMcAllen - a town in southern Texas on the Rio Grande
Lone-Star State, Texas, TX - the second largest state; located in southwestern United States on the Gulf of Mexico
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Trump, visiting McAllen, Texas, and the Rio Grande to highlight what he says is a crisis of drugs and crime, said that "if for any reason we don't get this going" -- an agreement with House Democrats who have refused to approve the $5.7 billion he demands for the wall -- "I will declare a national emergency." Some 800,000 workers, more than half of them still on the job, were to miss their first paycheck on Friday under the stoppage, and Washington was close to setting a dubious record for the longest government shutdown in the nation's history.
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