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The National Guard Is Heading To The U.S.-Mexico Border To Help Move Trucks Through Faster

By Carson Frame, Texas Public Radio Every day, more than 40,000 commercial trucks cross over the Pharr International Bridge into Texas from the Mexican city of Reynosa. Carrying things like fruits, vegetables, and machine parts, they spill out into an intersection … Continue reading

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So Far, National Guard Troops On The Border Are Observing, Not Enforcing

With a highly-visible, non-mobile presence at the edge of the Rio Grande, National Guard troops are so far being seen, more than heard.

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State Vaccinates Border Against Rabies

Millions of rabies vaccinations have been dropped from planes along the Texas-Mexico border this month. The vaccinations target wildlife, an effort by the Department of State Health Services to stop rabies from crossing the border. Today is the final day … Continue reading

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