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U.S. Border Patrol

Child migrants overwhelm U.S immigration policy [Letter]

Just when I thought there'd be a solution to illegal immigration, there's a horror story like the one about the U.S. holding thousands of children who crossed the border illegally for deportation ("Feds look to Baltimore to shelter immigrant children," June 9). The news has been all over the Internet, yet for some reason mainstream media are reluctant to report what's happening in Texas and Arizona. Thousands of unaccompanied children from Central American countries are rushing our southern borders, and the U.S. Border Patrol is overwhelmed. Just why this is happening is unclear, but it bodes ill for the nation's future. If we are unable control our borders,...