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Commissioner Staples Applauds Gov. Perry’s Move to Send National Guard Troops to Help Secure Texas Border

July 21, 2014

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples today released the following statement regarding Gov.

Borderland Beat: Mexican Consulate Employee Busted Hauling 100 lbs Of Cocaine Into U.S.

July 21, 2014

On the morning of April 25, Jose Moreno Serrano pulled his Dodge SUV into a border checkpoint in

KRGV: MS 13 Gang May Be Recruiting Illegal Minors Locally

July 21, 2014

RIO GRANDE VALLEY - The former president of the National Border Patrol Council says undocumented

USA Today: Most Americans unhappy with Obama's border strategy

July 17, 2014

As children from Central America pour across the nation's southwest border, most Americans want to

Breitbart: Alleged Gulf Cartel Hitman Arrested in Texas Over Kidnapping and Murder On US Soil

July 17, 2014

McALLEN, Texas—Federal authorities have arrested a convicted drug trafficker from Mexico accused of

Houston Chronicle: Man gets 40 years in South Texas drugs, guns case

July 10, 2014

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A San Antonio gang member has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for pushing

Commissioner Staples Offers President Obama Specific Solutions to End Current Border Crisis

July 08, 2014

Denver Post: White House: Most kids at border won't stay in US

July 07, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Monday that most unaccompanied children arriving at the

Fox News: Border Patrol union claims scabies ‘outbreak’ threatens agents, public

July 07, 2014

A Border Patrol union claims that illegal immigrant minors are coming into the U.S. with "active

Breitbart: Texas Politicians Lambast Obama's Immigration Speech

July 02, 2014

In response to the recent surge of children crossing the border, President Obama delivered a speech

Wall Street Journal: Immigrant 'Stash Houses' Thrive Along Texas-Mexico Border

June 30, 2014

SAN JUAN, Texas—Sgt. Rolando Garcia sat in a surveillance van earlier this month, staking out a

Texas National Guard's border security role in jeopardy

June 27, 2014

LAREDO — A dispute between the Army and the National Guard is jeopardizing the security role the

KXAN: Texas Attorney General asks for $30M to respond to child immigrant crisis

June 27, 2014

Texas needs $30 million to help secure the border with Mexico a letter from Texas Attorney General

The Hill: Top Republican: Obama 'turning a blind eye' to crisis on the border

June 24, 2014

The chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee on Tuesday accused the Obama administration of

Governor Rick Perry's Letter to President Obama Requesting Additional Aid Along the Texas-Mexico Border

June 23, 2014

Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst and Speaker Straus Direct DPS to Immediately Begin Law Enforcement Surge Operations Along Texas-Mexico Border

June 23, 2014

AUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Speaker Joe Straus today directed the Texas

[UPDATE] Big Bend Now: Ukrainian Men Arrested After Entering Brewster County From Mexico

June 20, 2014

BREWSTER COUNTY – Three men believed to be from the Ukraine were charged with violation of federal

These are photos of an actual Urdu dictionary/translator confiscated following a chase of illegal immigrants in Brooks County. Urdu is a language spoken in the Afghanistan/Pakistan border region.

June 19, 2014

(Photos courtesy: Texas Border Volunteers)

News West 9: Three Ukrainians Behind Bars in Brewster County After Sneaking Into the United States

June 17, 2014

BREWSTER COUNTY - Three Ukrainians are behind bars in Brewster County after sneaking into the

Breitbart: Crisis Leaves 'Vast Swaths' of Border Unprotected, Cartels 'In Control'

June 16, 2014

HOUSTON, Texas--The massive influx of adults and minors crossing into the U.S. from Mexico,

Top Right News: Border Agent’s Desperate Plea For Help, Says U.S. ‘Completely Overrun by Criminal Aliens’

June 12, 2014

A U.S. Border Patrol agent stationed in South Texas sent a shocking letter with a desperate plea for

Borderland Beat: Texas: Arrest of 27 in Zetas Money Laundering Operation Which used Cadavers

June 09, 2014

In Eagle Pass Texas, Agents of the DEA arrested 27 Coahuilenses, accused of money laundering; among

Breitbart: More From Border 'Insecurity': Texas Taking Charge

June 06, 2014

The following is an excerpt from Breitbart Texas’ border security expert and contributing editor

Dallas Morning News: Deluge of meth from Mexico spreads misery across Texas

June 04, 2014

Mexican drug gangs are flooding Texas with more and more cheap, pure methamphetamine, according to

The Monitor: Border Patrol looks to temporary buildings, opening old station to house surging numbers of immigrants

June 02, 2014

The U.S. Border Patrol has turned to temporary buildings and opening a former local station to

Breitbart: Border Patrol Seals Massive Underground "Narcotunnel"

May 29, 2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents in Nogales, Arizona recently sealed a tunnel used by cartels to transport

Huffington Post: Merrill Lynch, Charles Schwab Accounts Linked To Mexican Drug Cartels: SEC

May 29, 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. regulators are investigating Charles Schwab Corp and Bank of America

CBS Sacramento: Mexican Drug Cartel Meth Ring Busted In Elk Grove

May 15, 2014

ELK GROVE (CBS13) — Imagine meth being made in your backyard — millions of dollars worth — and then

Oregonian: Oregon Man's Debt to Mexican Cartel Leads Police to Massive Klamath County Fraud Case

May 12, 2014

"He got caught," said Klamath County Sheriff Frank Skrah. "They said 'Okay, pal. Do the right thing and pay us or you'll end up dying."

StarTribune.com: Mexican Drug Cartel Enforcers Torture Two Teenagers in St. Paul

May 06, 2014

Three enforcers hired by Mexico’s biggest drug cartel flew from Los Angeles to Minnesota last month, kidnapped two local teenagers, and then tortured them for hours at a house in St. Paul in an effort to recover stolen drugs, according to court documents reviewed by the Star Tribune.
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