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Lawmakers: Is beefed-up border security worth it?

AUSTIN (AP/KXAN) — A legislative panel is questioning what Texas will ultimately have to show for the $4.2 million per week it’s spending on beefed-up border security amid a surge of unaccompanied immigrant children. 296 more words

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Perry: Up to 1,000 National Guard Troops Headed to Border

(AUSTIN, TX) — Gov. Rick Perry on Monday told the National Guard to start getting ready for a trip to the border.

Perry announced that up to 1,000 National Guard troops would be deployed to the… 356 more words

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Perry Criticizes Border Security To Group of Hispanic Ministers

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Governor Rick Perry took his border security criticisms to an audience of Hispanic ministers in San Antonio, telling them the federal government should put more Border Patrol troops on the ground and drones in the air to secure the Texas-Mexico border. 192 more words

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Pope Francis Wants US to Do More to Protect Kids Crossing Border

(ROME) — Pope Francis has called on the U.S. government to do more to protect the thousands of migrant children crossing the Rio Grande… 143 more words

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Four-Time Deportee Arrested For Allegedly Molesting Young Girl In Texas

This is from CBS 11 DFW.

How many more violent animals are among the illegal swarming in to America?

How many diseases are coming with these illegals? 451 more words

Why not act on your own, Mr. President?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry reportedly posed an interesting notion to President Obama when the men met this week in Dallas to discuss the illegal immigrant/refugee border crisis on the Texas border with Mexico. 195 more words

President Agrees to Meet With Gov. Perry in Texas

(AUSTIN, TX) — A new development in the immigration crisis: The White House has just announced that President Obama is offering to meet with Governor Rick Perry while he is in Texas. 294 more words

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