[m]A prelude to immigration reform push?

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[m]A prelude to immigration reform push?
Wed, 05-26-2010 - 7:08am


Troops to Mexico border: A prelude to immigration reform push?

The Christian Science Monitor

By Peter Grier Peter Grier – Tue

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Wed, 05-26-2010 - 1:22pm

Probably not. It's Obama trying to short-sheet McCain's bill, being introduced today, asking for 6000 troops.

"According to the AP, the National Guard troops will work on intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance support, analysis and training, and support efforts to block drug trafficking. Sen. Kyl said Wednesday that most of the troops will have "desk jobs."