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Roland Garcia, Special Ranger for the Texas and Southwestern cattle Raisers Association talks during the Border Security Forum, Monday, Sept. 19, 2011, in Brownsville, Texas. Congressman Ted Poe, of Texas, hosted a Secure Our Texas Border Forum at the University of Texas at Brownsville. Poe and other members of the House Committee on the Judiciary hosted the event that focused on crime and violence on the Texas-Mexico border.

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Congressional hearing focuses on border security

Four months after President Barack Obama went to the other end of the Texas-Mexico border to tally achievements in border security and call for comprehensive immigration reform, a Republican congressman said the border remains unsafe and convened a hearing Monday in this border city to show it.


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