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Why is Texas Gov. Rick Perry Sending National Guard Troops to the Border?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) announced on Monday that he will send 1,000 National Guard troops to the border to help stem the flow of migrants from Central America. The move raised some important questions, though. What will these troops do exactly? How long will they be there? What happens to the people fleeing violence and seeking shelter in the U.S.? Fusion Immigration Editor Ted Hesson discusses the issue with Fusion Live.

Why is Texas Gov. Rick Perry Sending National Guard Troops to the Border?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) announced on Monday that he will send 1,000 National Guard troops to the border to help stem the flow of migrants from Central America. The move raised some important questions, though. What will these troops do exactly? How long will they be there? What happens to the people fleeing violence and seeking shelter in the U.S.? Fusion Immigration Editor Ted Hesson discusses the issue with Fusion Live.

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