Texas lawmakers speak in El Paso

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A man cries beside a cross at a makeshift memorial near the scene of a mass shooting at a shopping complex Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, in El Paso, Texas. The border city jolted by a weekend massacre at a Walmart absorbed more grief Monday as the death toll climbed and prepared for a visit from President Donald Trump over anger from El Paso residents and local Democratic leaders who say he isn’t welcome and should stay away. (AP Photo/John Locher)

EL PASO, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn, along with Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and House Speaker Dennis Bonnen are in El Paso Wednesday.

The Senators and “Big 3” are in Texas to meet with families and victims of a shooting that left 22 dead at a local Walmart store.

Watch their press conference live:

President Donald Trump is also scheduled to visit El Paso on Wednesday.

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