"We are concerned some domestic extremists and (radicalized jihadists) may perceive the election or transition period (which in most cases will extend through January 2019) as an opportunity to engage in violence, including assaults against political or prominent public figures and low-level acts of violence against governmental and nongovernmental institutions associated with political figures or the democratic process".
The day before the 2018 midterm elections, Carrey depicted Republican incumbent Sen.
The neighborhood is near an area where officials recently began constructing part of President Trump's border wall.
He later tweeted on November 6: "Today is the day, Texas!".
"The suggestion that ongoing exercises at ports of entry in anticipation of a potential mass arrival of migrants are tied to voting by any group is flat-out wrong", he said in a statement.
A Border Patrol agent and fellow U.S. Customs and Border Protection personnel take part in a training exercise at the U.S. -Mexico border, November 5, 2018, in Hidalgo, Texas. Media were invited to attend the event.
The exercise, in El Paso's oldest neighborhood, was being called a "mobile field force demonstration". "Except when Donald Trump insults it on Twitter?". Caravan participants interviewed by ABC News have said they are fleeing poverty and crime and are seeking asylum in the United States; Trump has described the slow-moving group as "invaders" and a national security threat, urging them to return home or settle in Mexico.
Cruz then tried to make a joke about the Democrats taking Triumph to get fixed.