White House Sending Team to Study National Guard Deployment Helpfulness

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The White House sent a team to Texas to determine if the deployment of the National Guard to the border will be helpful in dealing with the on-going border crisis in South Texas. The move comes at the end of President Obama’s western fund raising tour and two days after Texas Governor Rick Perry announced plans to deploy the Texas National Guard and Texas Air National Guard on a “Deter and Refer” mission to a small segment of the Texas/Mexico border.

The White House team is made up of members of the Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security according to a Reuters article written by Jeff Mason. During President Obama’s fundraising trip to Texas, when he refused Governor Perry’s invitation to tour the border region in question, he said that he was open to order the deployment of guardsmen as a temporary measure. The President directed the…

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Author: AKA John Galt

A small business owner, a tea party organizer, a son, father and husband who is not willing to sell out the future lives of his children.

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