Closure of Border Patrol stations across four states triggers alarm.....what say you?
The Obama administration is moving to shut down nine Border Patrol
stations across four states, triggering a backlash from local law
enforcement, members of Congress and Border Patrol agents themselves.
Critics of the move warn the closures will undercut efforts to
intercept drug and human traffickers in well-traveled corridors north of
the U.S.-Mexico border. Though the affected stations are scattered
throughout northern and central Texas, and three other states, the
coverage areas still see plenty of illegal immigrant activity -- one
soon-to-be-shuttered station in Amarillo, Texas, is right in the middle
of the I-40 corridor; another in Riverside, Calif., is outside Los
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