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Texas Gets Heavily Armored Boats to Patrol the Rio Grande

DMZuniga Wrote: Jul 05, 2012 5:26 PM
Boy howdy, me too...since the day I was born. Except when I visit Austin and see or hear a legislator or one of their hired bureaucrats. Then I'm not real proud of Texas. Maybe it's all the immigrants from Californication, but the urban districts of our beloved Texas have taken a decidedly socialist, big-government tack over the past decade or so.



Last year, President Obama turned border security into a joke when he said Republicans wouldn’t be happy until they get a moat…with alligators in it.


No, the Texas Department of Public Safety hasn’t gotten said reptile-infested moat to combat the growing problem of violent drug cartels crossing into the U.S. via the Rio Grande. They did, however, get a bold new force in the form of ‘gunboats’ that are sure to make Somali pirates green with envy.


“These patrol vessels and the newly formed Tactical Marine Unit represent...