Reuters reported "California pulls most National Guard troops from U.S.-Mexico border" on Tuesday
 He agreed to reopen the government for three weeks to allow lawmakers time to find a compromise and avert another shutdown on Feb. 15 Newsom’s predecessor, Governor Jerry Brown, agreed to send National Guard troops to the border last April after reaching agreement with the Trump administration that they would focus on fighting criminal gangs and smugglers and not enforce immigration laws Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles California Governor Gavin Newsom on Monday signed an order withdrawing more than...
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Gavin Newsom pulls most California National Guard troops from border The drawdown of California’s troops will begin immediately but may not be completed until March 31, when the state’s current agreement with the federal government is set to end The 360 troops are a fraction of the roughly 14,000 that have been deployed throughout California for various operations since 2016, according to Newsom’s office
California to pull troops from U.S.-Mexico border in rebuke to Trump Grisham, a Democrat, called Trump’s frequent declarations of an immigration crisis at the border a charade The troops were deployed by her Republican predecessor, Susana Martinez, last year at Trump’s request But Democrats are seeking to thwart that, saying it is unnecessary and a waste of money Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles
California governor to pull troops from US-Mexico border The expansion of the counterdrug task force requires approval from the US Department of Defense This will not be a mission to build a new wall, Brown wrote at the time in a letter to Trump administration officials But Democrats have so far pushed back against his demands for billions of dollars in funding for the proposed wall
California to Withdraw National Guard Troops from Border [ SEE: Political Cartoons About Immigration ] The anticipated announcement comes on the heels of a similar move last week by New Mexico Gov Another 100 will be redirected to help with wildfire prevention and preparation efforts Both Sides of the Border View All 21 Images