Congressman Ben Quayle Introduces Bill That Gives Border Agents Unrestricted Access to All Federal Borderlands

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James King
Congressman Ben Quayle
Arizona Congressman Ben Quayle introduced a bill this morning that would give U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents unrestricted access to federal lands in the southwestern borderlands region.

The bill has been co-sponsored by Congressman Peter King, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, and Arizona's House Republican delegation, including congressmen Jeff Flake and Trent Franks.

"President Obama on Monday argued that his Administration is making huge strides to secure our Southern border. While we have seen some limited progress over the past few years, Arizonans -- especially those living along the border -- know that the border is far from secure," Quayle says. "As we continue to push forward broader measures to secure our borders, we must immediately remove the bureaucratic barriers that hinder border enforcement. This bill provides common-sense reforms that make it easier for our border agents to do their jobs."

Under the current law, border agents often are forced to ask permission from federal land managers working for the Department of Interior and the Forest Service before they're legally allowed to enter federal land under their jurisdiction.

According to the Government Accountability Office, 40 percent of the southwestern borderlands are managed by the Forest Service, which slows down response times for border agents when they have to ask permission to enter the area repeatedly.

According to Quayle, in one case, border agents had to wait four months before being granted permission from land managers to move mobile-surveillance equipment to an area well known for its high level of "illegal traffic."  By the time border agents got permission to enter the land, Quayle says, the traffic had moved to other areas.

"Given the vastness of federal land in Arizona, it's imperative that the Border Patrol have the ability to prevent illegal immigration from occurring there," Congressman Flake says in a statement.

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Kitsugab
Kitsugab

This to inform you of a person living and working in the United States illegally. The names that this person assumes are as follows: Gabriela Sanchez (her niece), Karla P. Durazo (her aunt), Patty Durazo (her sister),Julieta Sanchez (her aunt), Patty Sanchez (her sister/her niece) Rocio Sanchez (her sister), Mayra Viramontes (her cousin), Karen Durazo (her cousin),Kenya Durazo (hercousin), Karina Sanchez (her cousin).All of the names assumed by her can be substantiated through her facebook account which is under the name Gabby Sanchez.Her Employer is: Dr. Larry Stark   3201 W. Peoria Ave # A-100   Phoenix, AZ 85029Her assumed Social Security # is her Aunt's Soc. Sec. # 611-32-7757 (Karla P. Durazo) who actually lives in California.She drives a pathfinder with AZ lic. # AHT4587 Her address is: 2220 W. Mission Ln. #1095 (which is in Larry Starks name /  Phoenix, AZ 85017    co-signed for)  SRP Acct # 919-863-000    (which is in Larry Starks name)Her Phone # 602-628-3116   (which is in Larry Starks name)Family Assistance Administration Case # 00564738 (Gabriela Sanchez)Dental work provided under the name Patty Sanchez. And full medical (BCBS)is paid for by Larry StarkHer sons name is Carlos Flores-Sanchez and he graduated from Cortez High School.She was raised by her Grandmother who was a whore in Mexico. This young woman makes it easier for other illegals to obtain medications includingnarcotics and evade citizenship tests through the Doctors office that she works in.Also supplying them with false identification and documentation. I am very concerned about the illegal activities (Document Fraud, Identity Theft, Conducting crimes in America) that she is involved in. Please address the above issues as soon as possible.

Concerned Citizen 

Jhon Doe
Jhon Doe

Quayle should stick to writing porno.   As a property   owner less than 30 mi. from the AZ. Mex. border ,you cannt even go 1 milewithout some punkass hillbilly border patol agent krom Kentuckey looking at you wrong ,profiling you ,pulling you over,unconstitional road checks 60 mi. inside Az.Its worse than the Berlin Wall  go down and see for yourself. And beware they will run you off the road driving 90 mi in hour.

 

Tommy Collins
Tommy Collins

["According to Quayle, in one case, border agents had to wait four months before being granted permission from land managers to move mobile surveillance equipment to an area well known for its high level of "illegal traffic." Quayle says that by the time border agents got permission to enter the land, the traffic had moved to other areas."]

Mr. King, on the surface this seems like a questionable statement. Have you received validation of this circumstance or is Mr. Quayle simply repeating something he's heard from within his mind or his resources? I have no reason, at all, to trust anything said by those in the Republican party these days. Nor should you.

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