A recent article in U.S. News and World Report, quoted Mary Giovagnoli, Director of the...
National Guard Border Troops Moving On
Released on Sun, Jun 29, 2008
June 2008 marks the two-year anniversary and the end of Operation Jump Start, a joint program by the Border Patrol and Department of Defense. Yet, the persistence of undocumented immigration indicates that Operation Jump Start is anything but a success. Instead, it has been a costly and ineffective approach to border control that was incorporated into a larger, self-defeating strategy of enforcement-without-reform.