Wednesday Aug 13
WPTV Local News
Border Patrol using high-flying 'blimps'
A new blimp-like aerostat system is aiding U.S. Border Patrol agents working to seize narcotics and halt illegal crossing along the border near Roma, Texas.
Los Angeles Times
Militias patrolling Texas border draw scrutiny, concern
A Border Patrol agent keeps watch in Roma, Texas, across the Rio Grande. Non-government militias have also begun patrolling the border region.
Cybercast News Service
Bachmann: Central Americans Laugh At U.S. For Not Securing BorderCNS
Rep. Michele Bachmann says that government officials in Central America are laughing the U.S. for its failure to secure its own southern border while "The United States is furthering this international criminal cartel enterprise.
WHO-AM Des Moines
King has video of illegals crossing into US
At an oversight hearing Tuesday with Leon Rodriguez, director of the US Citizenship and Immigration Service, King talked about his visit last weekend to the US border with Mexico in Texas.