This week on Fronteras:
--A half-million people on the Texas-Mexico border live in colonias which often lack running water, electricity and basic services. The Obama Administration wants border states to spend more money to improve life in these communities.
--The Cardinal considered to be Pope Francis’ most reliable advisor blames Mexican drugs lords for the surge of Central American children crossing the border into the United States.
--Attorneys get courtroom training on how to win asylum for detained immigrant mothers and children.