U.S.-Mexico Border Security

Officials talked about border security initiatives and historical patterns in threats to border security. In his remarks Alan Bersin… read more

Officials talked about border security initiatives and historical patterns in threats to border security. In his remarks Alan Bersin said that the U.S. was moving toward “satisfactory control of the border,” and that the declining number of apprehensions of illegal migrants along the U.S.-Mexico border indicated the growing success of U.S. security initiatives. They also responded to questions from the audience. close

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  • Bersin, Alan Commissioner Department of Homeland Security->Customs and Border Protection
  • Fitz, Marshall Policy Director Center for American Progress->Immigration Policy and Advocacy
  • Meissner, Doris Commissioner (Former) Immigration and Naturalization Service
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U.S.-Mexico Border Security

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Program ID:
300899-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 4, 2011
Last Aired:
Aug 6, 2011

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  • Aug 04, 2011 | 12:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 04, 2011 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 05, 2011 | 2:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 05, 2011 | 7:16am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 06, 2011 | 4:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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