John Burnett John Burnett is the Southwest Correspondent on the National Desk.
John Burnett at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C., September 27, 2018. (photo by Allison Shelley)
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'I Cried With My Mom': 'Dreamers' React To The Supreme Court's DACA Ruling

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A Person Shot During The Protest To Remove Conquistador Statue In Albuquerque, N.M.

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Paramedics from the San Antonio Fire Department set up swabbing stations in a suburban nursing home's parking lot as part of the massive state intervention to stop the spread of infections in Texas nursing homes. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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Texas Calls In A Strike Force To Try To Slow Coronavirus Spread In Nursing Homes

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A border patrol agent walks along a border wall separating Tijuana, Mexico, from San Diego in March. The Trump Administration has proposed a number of changes that would restrict asylum claims. Gregory Bull/AP hide caption

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George Floyd Laid To Rest In Houston After Emotional Service

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People Gather For George Floyd's Funeral in Houston

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George Floyd To Be Buried Next To His Mother In Houston

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Crowds Gather For George Floyd's Memorial In Houston

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An airboat from the South Border Patrol Station in Laredo, Texas, leaves to patrol the Rio Grande River near the Laredo checkpoint. Suzanne Cordeiro / AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Unlikely Allies Band Together In Laredo To Oppose The Border Wall

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Trump's Border Wall Would Go Through Laredo's Historic Downtown

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Jerry Morales owns Gerardo's Casita, in Midland, Texas. The former mayor of Midland and past president of the Texas Restaurant Association has done anything and everything to keep his businesses alive over the past two months. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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Texas Café Owner Markets Corona Killa, Corona-ritas To Survive Shutdown

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Texas Restaurants And Cafes Are Trying To Ensure Safety Of Customers And Staff

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Lendon Partain, a well technician, has never seen so many pump jacks idled across Andrews County. "Right now it's scary," he said. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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Historic Oil Bust Delivers A Gut Punch To A High-Flying Texas County

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Before she was one of the stars of the 1960s, Janis Joplin got her start performing at Threadgill's in Austin. The iconic club recently announced it will close permanently due to the coronavirus. AP hide caption

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Threadgill's, The Austin Venue That Helped Launch Janis Joplin, Closes Down

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White House Puts Immigration On Hold During Coronoavirus Pandemic

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