A 600 million dollar border security funding bill is signed by the President and will mean more assets coming to the Texas/Mexico border
The state has been working to get final permissions to fly drones over South Texas and the border region.
Governor Perry says he would be happy to meet with the President to talk about border security at any time.
National Guard Troops arrive on the border in a couple of weeks, but not enough says the Governor’s office.
National Guard troops will head to the U.S.-Mexico border Aug. 1 for a yearlong deployment to keep a lookout for illegal border crossers
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says she was being firm
Texas Governor Rick Perry is telling fellow governors that unless they have their annual border states meeting in Arizona, he won’t participate.
The Texas Attorney General is calling on President Obama to secure the Texas Mexico border, calling it a “very violent place”.
This week’s KRLD community hero is a man who’s made Mission trips to the Texas Mexico border, a big part of his life.
With all the border issues we’ve been covering, I figured a story about two guys from opposite sides of the border would be good… See you on the radio tomorrow. - Scott Braddock
CBS News Correspondent August Skamenca checks in from Zapata County and brings us the border security assessment of Sheriff Sigi Gonzalez. Audio after the jump….
Attorney General Greg Abbott urges the President to do more to protect the border.