Perry deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops to border

perryGov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, announced Monday that he is activating up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border as he accuses the Federal government of offering “lip service” on border security.

The announcement comes as the Obama regime is still struggling to deal with the influx of more than 50,000 children, most from Central America, who have crossed into the United States in the past year. The additional resources are not aimed at the children themselves, Perry said, describing them instead as a “force multiplier” to help the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) “combat the brutal Mexican drug cartels that are preying upon our communities.”

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