United States Border Patrol

The spokesman of the National Border Patrol Council Local 1613 says that “backdoor amnesty” of illegal aliens coming through the southern border is controlled from the highest officials at the Department of Homeland Security.  (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Border Patrol: 420,000 Arrests Last Year

The head of the Border Patrol says his agents made about 420,000 arrests in the budget year that ended in September.


File photo of Rep. Michael McCaul of Texas. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

House Panel Tours Texas-Mexico Border

HARLINGEN, Texas (AP) — A U.S. House delegation touring the U.S.-Mexico border this week is starting its study in the Lower Rio Grande Valley. House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul, R-Texas, is leading the delegation […]