Over a half-billion dollars in railroad freight stuck at Texas border crossings amid migrant battle

by Lori Ann LaRocco at cnbc.com Major railroads Union-Pacific and BNSF, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, are urging the reopening of El Paso and Eagle Pass crossings so their freight can pass. Since the closure of these key Texas border crossings earlier this week in a battle over illegal immigration and a surge of migrants, almost half a billion dollars […]