President Announces Border Agency Consolidation Plan

January 2002
Venulex Legal Summaries;2002 Q1, p1
The article presents information on issues related to the proposal to combine the Customs Service and the Border Patrol in the U.S. Several White House advisors urged U.S. President George W. Bush to ask the Congress to join the two agencies. Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge has pushed for a similar rule since taking his role in 2001.


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