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Ports Of Entry

Customs and Border Protection announce achievements

U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Arizona released 2013 fiscal year achievements in its work to secure the border.

January 31, 2014 8:45 pm

Grijalva introduces his own immigration reform bill

Seeking to shape comprehensive immigration reform, U.S. Representatives Raúl Grijalva of Arizona and Filemon Vela of Texas introduced a bill today that shifts the focus to the ports of entry and the environment.

September 20, 2013 11:03 amLoading…

Border reform must have money for ports of entry

You arrive at the store, money in hand and ready to spend, and are confronted by an hours-long line just to get to the door. Once you reach the entrance, a security guard asks why you want to come in, where you're coming from and could she check your pockets before letting you through.

July 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
US ports of entry lost in debate

US ports of entry lost in debate

With stepped-up scrutiny, southbound traffic gets backed up into Douglas as U.S. officers check for weapons and currency smuggling.

July 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Douglas, Agua Prieta may go it alone on new crossing

By Perla Trevizo

July 14, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
US ports of entry lost in immigration-reform debate

US ports of entry lost in immigration-reform debate

A lack of resources has made the legal ports of entry a weak link in the border, yet the Senate's immigration bill focuses almost entirely on the desert in between.

July 14, 2013 12:00 am Photos



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