There are sound reasons for taking the word of these two decorated and highly regarded Border
Patrol agents over that of the drug smuggler.
Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca -- in whose jails nearly one-fourth of the inmates are illegal immigrants who officials say cost county taxpayers $80 million to $90 million more each year than the federal government reimburses -- mentioned similar concerns at the hearing at a Border
Patrol office near Imperial Beach.
try to limit violence and illegal crossings of their border
Mexico's National Institute of Ecology estimates that a million tons of hazardous waste cross the border
Over the past decade, the Border
Patrol has implemented its Southwest Border
Strategy, which has entailed the construction of longer and taller walls and fences in an attempt to seal off the major points of entry and increasing the number of agents patrolling these areas.
11, Meister says the delays for trucks crossing the border
have increased, but she also points out that delays have always existed at the border
The author exposes the ensuing destabilization in the border
states that is brought about by the new way of life centered around the maquiladora, the clash of technology and a strict daily work schedule with traditional customs among a work force lured from very different parts of Mexico and Central America.
Migrants have been asphyxiated by pesticides after stowing away on produce cars; some are hit by cars trying to cross border
, as even the book's logo, which traces the distinctive "line" of the border
from San Diego to Brownsville, would have the reader believe.
Long abandoned to the handful of ranchers who could endure the heat and isolation, the Texas-Mexico border
Acme Packet took the lead in defining the role of session border
controllers in the IMS functional architecture," said Seamus Hourihan, Acme Packet vice president of marketing and product management.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Michael Chertoff met in Brownsville, Texas, to sign an Action Plan to combat border
violence and improve public safety"--and we see beginnings of a framework of international law enforcement.
Schwarzenegger said he decided to comply with the federal request because he is concerned about border
security, including terrorists, undocumented immigrants and drug smugglers trying to sneak into California.
Law enforcement and government officials from across the political spectrum called the incident a tragedy, but no one dared to claim responsibility for a border
policy gone horribly awry.
In an effort to address these problems, the NIEHS is working to establish the Binational Border
Research in Disease and Geospatial Research (BRIDGE) Program.