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Matt Saintsing
April 09, 2018 - 4:55 pm
California Gov. Jerry Brown said he will not cooperate with the plan.
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Matt Saintsing
April 09, 2018 - 1:01 pm
“It was atrocious. It was horrible,” the president told reporters, Monday.
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Defense Secretary Jim Mattis speaks during a bilateral meeting with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani at the Pentagon, Monday, April 9, 2018.
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April 09, 2018 - 11:37 am
By Robert Burns, Matthew Lee, and Jonathan Lemire Associated Press WASHINGTON — As President Donald Trump considered U.S. options in Syria, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Monday took aim at Russia for what he suggested was its failure to ensure the elimination of Syria's chemical weapons arsenal...
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Border Patrol Supervisor Joe Romero looks for activity while on patrol along the border west of Columbus, New Mexico
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April 06, 2018 - 7:38 pm
Leaders in both Arizona and Texas said Friday that they were working with federal planners to define the Guard members' mission.
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President Donald Trump (R) listens as Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen delivers remarks March 20, 2018.
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April 06, 2018 - 10:08 am
It is lower than the 6,400 National Guard members that former President George Bush sent to the border between 2006 and 2008.
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U.S. President Donald Trump leaves the U.S.-Mexico border after inspecting border wall prototypes in San Diego, the United States, on March 13, 2018.
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April 05, 2018 - 5:28 pm
The National Guard will be supporting the border patrol agents who are performing law enforcement duties.
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U.S. Air Force
Matt Saintsing
April 05, 2018 - 11:01 am
Wednesday's crash was the third involving a military aircraft in 48-hours.
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Matt Saintsing
April 04, 2018 - 5:47 pm
The Air Force previously ruled that the incident was discrimination.
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Kaylah Jackson
April 04, 2018 - 4:50 pm
He isn't the first president to use military force at the southwest border.
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Matt Saintsing
April 04, 2018 - 10:59 am
About 2,000 U.S. troops are currently deployed to Syria.
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