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Trump's threat to close border: chaos waiting to happen

“Within an hour, I think we will realize the kind of chaos created, all around the Texas border, and of course California,” Mexico Center director Tony Payan says of Trump's threat to close the U.S.-Mexico border. KHOU: https://bit.ly/2Ue6UXl