Author: Border Network for Human Rights

August 10, 2010:Border Security Report

August 10, 2010:Border Security Report

If you were to believe the political rhetoric about the security situation at the U.S.-Mexico border, you would probably never want to live there. It is regularly described as a lawless war zone, not...

Press release: New poll shows border residents feel safe

Press release: New poll shows border residents feel safe

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release                              Contact:  Katherine Vargas (National), (202) 641-5198 August 10, 2010                                                                      Louie Gilot (Texas), (915) 274-0541 NEW POLL SHOWS BORDER RESIDENTS FEEL SAFE El Paso Group...

National Call-in Conference Tuesday, Re: Poll

National Call-in Conference Tuesday, Re: Poll

PRESS ADVISORY For Planning Purposes Only                                      Contact: Katherine Vargas (National) Friday, August 6th, 2010                                                           (202) 641-5198 Louie Gilot (Texas) (915) 274-0541 **TELEPHONIC PRESS CONFERENCE TUESDAY 8/10 AT 1:30 P.M. ET/11:30 A.M. MT 1-800-895-1085,...

Letter to Congressman Reyes, Re: National Guard

Letter to Congressman Reyes, Re: National Guard

The Honorable Silvestre Reyes                                                                                    July 30, 2010 U.S. House of Representatives Washington, D.C. 20515 Dear Representative Reyes, On August 1, 2010, hundreds of National Guard troops will arrive on the border as ordered by...