National Guard arrives in Roma, Texas

Texas National Guardsman on Rio Grande River Border

Because of the $700 & $716 Billion Dollars gotten to rebuild our Military, many jobs are created and our Military is again rich. Building a great Border Wall, with drugs (poison) and enemy combatants pouring into our Country, is all about National Defense.

He sent a defiant letter to the Trump administration on Wednesday, saying the additional troops will only supplement the staffing of California's ongoing program to combat transnational crime.

President Trump said last week he wants to send 2,000 to 4,000 National Guard members to the border. For what it would cost the Guard to make just TWO arrests at the border, we could give a homeless veteran permanent housing for an entire year.

Brown and other leaders in California have repeatedly fought Trump over immigration policy.

The California Guard members may be deployed at the border, the coast and elsewhere statewide, Brown said. "Issues of border security require the partnership of the federal government and our state and local allies to be successful". It will not be a mission to round up women and children or detain people escaping violence and seeking a better life.

Governor Henry McMaster is offering to send troops to the Texas-Mexico border after President Trump's recent announcement.

Border Patrol Chief Greg Burwell said it's a challenge to keep tabs on all of it.

Some Guard members is perhaps armed in the event that they're positioned in potential hazard, Abbott talked about, together with he wished to downplay speculation that "our Nationwide Guard is displaying up with military bayonets making an attempt to sort out anybody that's coming all through the border, on account of that is not their place".

Until Brown's letter on Wednesday, California had been the only border state that had not authorized a deployment of National Guard troops to support Trump's border security mission.

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez's office talked about that larger than 80 troops would deploy later this week.

Pentagon spokeswoman Dana W. White told reporters Thursday that planners are looking at sending National Guard units that can assist with aviation, engineering, surveillance, communications, vehicle maintenance and logistics support.

Despite Trump's repeated warnings about rampant illegal immigration, the number of people apprehended crossing the border - generally considered a roughly accurate gauge of illegal crossings - has fallen sharply in recent years and is now at the lowest ebb since 1971, about one-fifth the level of the late 1990s, according to Border Patrol data.

I look forward to working with you on this important effort. Only Border Patrol agents and other law-enforcement officers may apprehend drug runners and people attempting to enter the USA illegally.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Missiles, drones from Yemen 'intercepted' over Saudi Arabia
Apr 12, 2018 - 00:40
The Houthis claimed to have targeted the defence ministry in Riyadh and a Saudi Aramco distribution facility in Najran. An Associated Press reporter in Riyadh heard three loud explosions overhead just before sunset Wednesday.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top TBI Associated With Increased Risk of Subsequent Dementia
Apr 12, 2018 - 00:39
And he clarified that the findings do not suggest that every person who sustains a severe TBI will develop dementia later in life. This could include regular exercise and avoiding other risk-boosting behaviours such as smoking, or eating and drinking too much.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Organ donations soar following tragic bus crash in Saskatchewan
Apr 12, 2018 - 00:34
Good intentions are not enough to help the 4,500 people in Canada who now need a life-saving organ transplant, Gavsie said. I ask her who makes a good organ donor and why it's important for more African Americans to become donors.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Uber Introduces New App for Drivers
Apr 12, 2018 - 00:33
So far, the program through Getaround has been targeted at Uber drivers who can pay for cars by the hour then pickup fares. Khosrowshahi was in Washington, D.C.to discuss the company's commitment to expanding ride services in congested cities.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Andre Ingram: 'Atmosphere was electric' in long-awaited National Basketball Association debut
Apr 12, 2018 - 00:32
After the game, nine-time All Star and two-time Olympic gold medallist Paul, 32, said: "I told him much respect". Ingram had flown his wife and two daughters in from Virginia to watch the culmination of their work.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Jeri Bustamante, Aide to Gov. Scott, Dies in an Islamorada Boat Accident
Apr 12, 2018 - 00:29
Scott last month publicly broke with his longtime allies at the National Rifle Association to sign new gun regulations into law. Democratic political strategist Steve Schale predicted the race would be close and that Trump's popularity could play a role.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Saudi crown prince kicks off official visit to Paris
Apr 11, 2018 - 14:03
The US visit by Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman, deputy premier and defense minister, has been vitally important, asserted Dr. Waleed Al-Samaani, justice minister and chairman of the Supreme Judicial Council.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Why has Donald Trump cancelled his foreign tour?
Apr 11, 2018 - 14:00
On Monday, President Trump said the USA would respond in 24-48 hours to the latest suspected chemical weapons strike in Syria . The Syrian government is blamed for a chemical weapons attack on its own people that the president called an "attrocity".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Saudi crown prince visit ends with $18bn deals, political alignment with France
Apr 11, 2018 - 13:59
Saudi Crown Prince Salman and French President Macron had a private dinner in a restaurant in the Louvre museum on Sunday. The prince´s visit follows a period of underlying tensions with France, not least with regards to Iran.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top " "Loop Capital Reiterates "$25.00" Price Target for Kroger (NYSE:KR)
Apr 11, 2018 - 13:59
Also, VP Oflen Mary Elizabeth Van sold 14,106 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday , December 5th. Kroger had 110 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:KR) to report earnings on June, 21.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top More than 100 killed in Algeria plane crash: state radio
Apr 11, 2018 - 13:58
A military plane, carrying 200 passengers onboard, crashed Wednesday in Boufarik, a town in Blida Province, Algeria . Mohammed Achour, chief spokesman for the civil protection agency, said: "There are more than 100 deaths".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Bill Cosby's retrial begins
Apr 10, 2018 - 20:26
According to a motion from the defense filed on Friday, the 11th juror allegedly said he's already decided Cosby is guilty. The case against the actor was launched in 2015, after several dozen women have made similar accusations against him.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Commonwealth Games: Weightlifter Laurel Hubbard reveals career likely over
Apr 10, 2018 - 20:25
However, Hubbard's efforts were cut short when her elbow gave way, and she was forced to withdraw. Of her decision to lift the heavier weight she said: "You can't just phone it in".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Russian Federation claims Israel behind Syria air base strike
Apr 10, 2018 - 20:24
Israel hit the base, known as T4, in February, after it said an Iranian drone that violated Israeli airspace took off from it. The attack killed entire families in their homes and underground shelters, opposition activists and local rescuers said.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top LeBron James throws down jam, stares down Sixers
Apr 10, 2018 - 20:24
It was Monroe's second career triple-double and his first since November 7, 2012, with the Detroit Pistons. "I mean, I think so". James made the first, missed the second, and purposely missed and watched in frustration as Nance's tip missed.