US Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) detailed her border security plan Tuesday afternoon at a campaign stop in Longview, Texas.Keep Reading
When the 2010 Winter Olympic Games start in Vancouver on Feb. 12, they not only will draw athletes from across the globe but legions of citizens from the USA — all of whom will need to present newly required forms of identification to cross the border.Keep Reading
Narco-cartels have been waging battles against the Mexican government. Last week, during a two-hour gun battle, Mexican Marines killed narco-cartel leader Arturo Beltran Leyva. The raid is a big blow to Leyva’s Federation cartel and a great victory for Mexico President Felipe Calderon. In his weekly interview with Federal News Radio, Homeland Security Today Editor David Silverberg discusses the effect these battles have on the US border.
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Across 19 states, 3,000 agents and officers took part in a joint agency effort called Project Coronado—an effort against the Mexican drug cartel La Familia. In an interview with Secure Freedom Radio’s Frank Gaffney—a former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense with the Center for Security Policy in Washington, DC—Homeland Security Today Senior Reporter and Online Editor Anthony Kimery provides insight on Project Coronado—the largest action ever undertaken against a Mexican drug cartel.
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Not just drugs, but people, money, and equipment all were grabbed in a massive bust conducted recently by the Department of Homeland Security. Across 19 states, 3,000 agents and officers took part in Project Coronado, an effort against the Mexican drug cartel La Familia. In the bust, hundreds of people were arrested and $3.4 million in currency and 11 tons of narcotics were confiscated. In his weekly interview with Federal News Radio, Homeland Security Today Editor David Silverberg discusses the sweep and why it is a major blow to the Mexican drug cartel.