Insisting that the federal government hasn’t met its obligation to secure the US/Mexico border, Texas governor Rick Perry has ordered a surge of state police officers onto the Rio Grande. Around 34 thousand unaccompanied children have been caught sneaking into the country, creating — what Perry says is — a humanitarian crisis. The increased border enforcement is expected to cost Texas more than a million dollars a week.
ABC News correspondent Jim Ryan joined us to share the details:
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