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Fishy: Obama Administration to Close Nine Border Patrol Stations

pacific Wrote: Jul 11, 2012 9:22 PM
I am in almost complete opposition to EVERYTHING the zero administration does but on this one I am in accord. There is no place for internal checkpoints in this nation. First the BP is pilloried for having checkpoints away from the border and now the administration is taking flack for removing some of them. If you do then don't complain about TSA at bus stations or Amtrak stations. It makes as much constitutional sense as BP checkpoints 400 miles from the nearest border.Would you be happy if the entire State of Florida was covered with checkpoints., Get real people and get upset over the encroachment of the latest executive orders and not over checkpoints that shouldn't exist anyway.

Just one month after President Obama signed a back door amnesty executive order for hundreds of thousands of young illegal aliens, his administration is now planning to shut down nine Border Patrol stations, something the people living in border states, Border Patrol agents, local Sheriffs and some Congressman are up in arms about.

Critics of the move warn the closures will undercut efforts to intercept drug and human traffickers in well-traveled corridors north of the U.S.-Mexico border. Though the affected stations are scattered throughout northern and central Texas, and three other states, the coverage areas still...