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Obama To Deliver Statement On Border Crisis In Texas At 6:45 p.m.

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Republicans, including Texas Gov. Rick Perry, criticized Obama for not planning to visit the border or discuss the crisis with local officials.

Watch live at 6:45:

Correction: This post originally stated that Obama will speak at 5:45 p.m. ET. He will speak at 6:45 p.m. ET.