GAO: Understaffing at Border is Putting Agriculture at Risk

Problems at the border may be taking a toll on the country’s agriculture industry. That’s according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office which recently conducted a report that looked at staffing levels at U.S.
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Borders: Report gives DHS air and marine thumbs down

Department of Homeland Security officials supervise the largest law enforcement air force in the world, but they failed to perform their goals especially at U.S. borders, according to a new report obtained by the National Association of Chiefs of Police and the Law Enforcement Examiner. On March 30, 2012, the Government Accountability Office issued a classified report on [...]

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Border Patrol’s New National Strategy Faces Challenges, GAO Says
The performance goal and measures that will be used to provide oversight and accountability for US Border Patrol’s new 2012-2016 national strategy have not yet been established, Rebecca Gambler, acting ...
Homeland Security staff suffer from low morale: New report
Chief Aguilar is regularly criticized by his own agents due to the perception he's a loyal Obama amnesty supporter. Credit: CBP/DHS The Department of Homeland Security, the nation’s third largest federal ...
U.S. bound cargo remains vulnerable to terrorists, WMD
It’s been more than a decade since Islamic terrorists attacked the U.S., yet the agency created to protect the nation from another strike is asleep at the wheel, failing to ...
Feds fail to intercept nuclear terrorists
The GAO “Red Teams” were successful in sneaking radioactive material across both U.S. borders, yet the White House and members of Congress continue to ignore the threat. Practically nothing has been ...
Fed Probe: “Significant Weaknesses” In Border Security
More than a decade after the deadliest terrorist attack in U.S. history, federal agents in charge of protecting the nation’s ports of entry are not qualified to perform their required ...
Immigration chaos: Millions of visa overstays add to illegal alien problem
Immigration chaos: Millions of visa overstays add to illegal alien problem
CTCEU arrests a small portion of the estimated 4 to 5.5 million overstays in the United States because of, among other things, competing priorities, but ICE expressed an intention to ...
Illegal aliens causing wildfires in Arizona: Gov’t report
Illegal aliens causing wildfires in Arizona: Gov’t report
Thousands of acres of woodland are destroyed by wildfire suspected of being caused by illegal aliens. Yet, environmentalists and progressives remain silent. Credit: FEMA/DHS In yet another government report sure to ...
GAO: 40% of Fires on U.S.- Mexico Border Caused by Illegal Aliens
The Government Accountability Office released a new report, stating that between 2006-2010, illegal aliens started 40% if the human-ignited wildfires along the U.S. - Mexico border. The study was carried out ...

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