Obama Administration Risking Lives of Agents, says Border Patrol Union

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Brandon Darby
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14 June 2014
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National News
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The outspoken National Border Patrol Council (NBPC) has taken their fight for agents patrolling the border to a new level: accusing the Obama Administration of placing the lives of the men and women of the U.S. Border Patrol in grave danger. Shawn Moran, Vice President of the NBPC, told Breitbart Texas that thousands upon thousands of illegal immigrants are overwhelming the capabilities of U.S. Border Patrol. He stated, “The Administration was already putting budgets before securing the border. Our jobs are immensely dangerous as we interrupt cartel activity on U.S. soil. Their border security policy failures have already reduced the number of agents securing the border, and now they have fewer agents out there to back each other up.” He added, "The lives of Border Patrol agents should not be pawns in the political games of Washington, D.C. and this administration is literally risking our lives."...