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Exclusive: Illegal Border Crossings Double, Border Becomes Less Secure as Beltway Gets Close to Deal on Immigration Reform

missmsry Wrote: Apr 01, 2013 10:48 AM
When did reform become a synonym for amnesty? And as someone who lives in South Texas I have been saying for the last year that illegal invasion has been on the upswing thanks to all the lily livered politicians of BOTH parties. I can't afford the taxes I'm paying now to support all these leeches.

As the immigration reform Gang of Eight inside the Beltway prepares to announce a deal later this week, claiming border security will come before a path to citizenship for millions of illegals, Border Patrol agents have seen illegal border crossings double and warn the cutting of agent work hours will only result in less border security, not more.

"We've seen the number of illegal aliens double, maybe even triple since amnesty talk started happening," an agent told Townhall, who asked to remain unnamed due to fears of retaliation within Customs and Border Protection [CBP], something he said is common. "A lot...