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US-Mexico Border / Immigration #1128014

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 21, 2014
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Texas Governor Rick Perry’s plans to send National Guard troops to the US-Mexico border to bolster security in light of the surge of illegal immigrants reported.

(McAllen, Texas: Anna Werner) The response in McAllen, Texas to Perry’s proposal featured; scenes shown of women & children who crossed the Rio Grande into Texas; details given about the push for the government to reimburse McAllen for the cost of dealing with the immigrants. [McAllen resident Lorenzo ANZALDUA††- says we’re being invaded.] [McAllen business owner Lazaro FERNANDEZ††- says our government has put us in that situation and that is wrong.]

Pelley, Scott;
Werner, Anna

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