WATCH: Vice President Mike Pence tours border wall, meets with CBP agents in Nogales

WATCH: Vice President Mike Pence tours border wall, meets with CBP agents in Nogales
Vice President Mike Pence
Vice President Mike Pence landing in Tucson

LIVE: Vice President Mike Pence is landing at Davis-Monthan on his way to Nogales. VP Pence will meet with CBP agents and then tour the border wall >> https://tucsonne.ws/2UBMCqn

Posted by KOLD News 13 on Thursday, April 11, 2019

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey joined Vice President Mike Pence on his visit to Nogales Thursday, April 11.

Ducey greeted Pence as he arrived at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base around 1:45 p.m.

Pence then visited a U.S. Border Patrol Station, where he was briefed by Customs and Border Protection agents.

VP Mike Pence meets with CBP agents

NOW: Vice President Mike Pence is meeting with CBP agents in Nogales >> https://tucsonne.ws/2UBMCqn

Posted by KOLD News 13 on Thursday, April 11, 2019

He then toured the border wall, according to a White House official.

Vice President Mike Pence tours border wall

LIVE: Vice President Mike Pence is in Nogales to tour the border wall >> https://tucsonne.ws/2UBMCqn

Posted by KOLD News 13 on Thursday, April 11, 2019

Pence tweeted about the visit.

Arizona politicians and law enforcement officials took to social media to talk about the Vice President’s visit.

Sheriff Mark Dannels was invited to meet with Vice President Pence today in Nogales Arizona along with Governor Ducey,...

Posted by Cochise County Sheriff's Office - Mark J. Dannels Sheriff on Thursday, April 11, 2019

Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva issued the following statement:

“Although my office was not involved in the events concerning the arrival of the Vice President to Nogales, I welcome him to observe first-hand the physical, emotional and humanitarian toll his and Trump’s policies have wrought upon border communities and asylum seekers. As he poses with Border Patrol agents in front of the Nogales Border Wall covered in grotesque concertina wire, I hope he thinks of the other parts of the border that he has no interest in seeing.

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