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Tue July 11, 2006
States Send National Guard Troops to NM Border
By Michael Sears
Las Cruces, NM – In May, President Bush announced a border security plan dubbed Operation Jumpstart. It includes stationing National Guard troops along the U.S. - Mexico border. National Guard troops from across the nation are now assisting Border Patrol officers along New Mexico's international border.