Border Security

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My Brother and I are soldiers in the Army National Guard. My brother, James Bellow, is currently deployed on the Texas/Mexico border. In the early morning hours of April 21st, 2011, my brother witnessed and recorded a...
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Today, I released the following keynote speech as prepared for delivery for the 15th Annual Border Issues Conference luncheon hosted by the United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with Congressman Silvestre...
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Illegal immigration from what Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) refers to as OTMs (Other than Mexican) has grown rapidly in the past ten years. One of the fastest growing numbers is illegal immigrants from India. In...
“This is the reality experience of Juarez, this is Border Reality.”- Brother Nick Gonzalez speaking of the many murders happening on the Texas Mexican border
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See also updated post with subsequent information about this case: US Attorney to deport three suspects in Brian Terry murder, getting witnesses out of town?In the vacuum of information about the murder of Border...
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It has been nearly two months since US Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry was senselessly murdered in the darkness of the Arizona desert by Mexican bandits. Agent Terry was part of an elite BORTAC team assigned to patrol this...
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A YouTube video of two girls scaling an Arizona border fence has brought into question the effectiveness of border fences and the Secure Fence Act. This video was brought to my attention by Sally MacDonald of Houston's Fox...
TexasGOPVote blogger Bob Price appeared on Houston's FOX News affiliate to discuss a movement to attempt to remove the phrase "illegal immigrant" from news coverage and replace it with the phrase "undocumented worker" or "...
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In the darkness of night, Tuesday night (12/14) another US Border Patrol Agent was gunned down and killed along the Arizona/Mexico Border. Agent Brian A.
Governor Rick Perry went "On the Record" Monday night to discuss the Texas economy and the Texas-Mexico border.Rick Perry on broder security:
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It is not often that one gets to witness history in the making, but that may be exactly what happened last night as I watched Texas State Representative John Garza (R-San Antonio) introduce a resolution for the Texas...
Today, I questioned U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano on the Administration’s efforts to secure our southwestern border during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Below is video and...
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In an odd twist of fate, the Houston Police Officer, Nash Patel who was shot today during the execution of a narcotics raid as part of a nationwide strike against Mexican drug cartels (Operation Bombardier) was a hero in a...
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News just in from the US Attorney's office in Phoenix about suspects in the US Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry's murder.  In a statement from US Attorney's spokesman Robbie Sherwood, two suspects have already pled guilty...
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A radical Muslim Imam, Said Jaziri, was captured recently crossing the US/Mexico border in southern California according to LA Times and the UK Daily Mail, once again proving the point that border security is as much about...
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Thirty-three days is now the life expectancy of a police chief in Nuevo Laredo. And actually, in comparison, this chief outlived some of his predecessors. Retired Army Brigadier General Manuel Farfan had served his country...
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The Washington Post reports that, once again, shots have been fired from Mexico into the United States.  This time, drug cartels, fired at road workers in Hudspeth County, Texas.
“To sum the matter up, the authorities are afraid, men with property and families are afraid, employees and decent workmen are afraid, and the only people who have nothing to fear at present are the criminals”. - Hans L...
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Congressman John Culberson appeared on Houston's KHOU, Channel 11 to explain the very successful border security program he has mentored in South Texas called Operation Streamline.
Texas Homeland Security Director Steve McCraw has released a travel warning to Texans to stay out of Mexico. This warming comes after the murder of tourist David Hartley, who was gunned down while jet skiing in Falcon Lake,...

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