Grijalva Wants More Money for Ports of Entry

Congressman Raul Grijalva wants a lot more than what Obama is offering on the border:

Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva today strongly questioned President Obama’s decision not to fully fund the needs of federal Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) offices in his recent $399 million supplemental budget request for the Department of Homeland Security. The request, meant to support increased CBP and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) operations along the Southwest border, includes only $6.5 million to fund 30 new CBP customs officers at ports of entry across the nation’s border with Mexico.

Grijalva wrote a letter to Obama June 10 requesting “$300 million for the CBP and the General Services Administration to upgrade technology and