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Border Patrol Now Experiencing an Ammunition Shortage

Dregs_are_Commies Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 10:44 AM
No ammo for the border yet the commies have recently bought billions of rounds, where are they and what are they for?
bigdog_137 Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 10:57 AM
the are to be delivered over the next 5 years as required and they are for supplying the armed officers in the DHS
Dregs_are_Commies Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 11:01 AM
IRS agents are DHS employees?
bigdog_137 Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 11:06 AM
No, treasury, as I recall.
traitorbill Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 11:07 AM
Enough rounds to fight the Iraq war for 2 decades?
bigdog_137 Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 11:12 AM
a 5 year contract to supply thousands of officers under their umbrella.

Despite the Department of Homeland Security recently putting in orders to purchase billions of rounds of hollow point ammunition for a purpose of what officials say is target practice, training and quarterly qualifications, Border Patrol agents were told yesterday afternoon that they will not be issued any new proficiency ammunition for next quarter.

Townhall has obtained an email that was sent to Border Patrol agents stationed in the El Centro border sector by a supervisor.

Enforcement Personnel,

Due to budget concerns and ammunition availability, we will not be getting issued any proficiency ammunition for next...