Sheriffs up in arms over National Guard deployment
from Bloomberg via Portland Press Herald
From Aug. 15
: Sheriffs are fuming over Gov. Rick Perry's failure to consult them before dispatching 1,000 National Guardsmen to bolster the border with Mexico. Local officers say they've confronted the daily fallout from a porous border and broken immigration system for decades, while the guard troops will lack authority to make arrests and are unfamiliar with the terrain.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063