Politics & Government

July 21, 2014 10:55 AM

Texas governor to send 1,000 guardsmen to border

Gov. Rick Perry, a vocal critic of the White House’s response to the surge of children and families entering the U.S. illegally, plans to deploy as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border, a local lawmaker confirmed Monday.

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