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Arizona's Democratic senators want U.S. to foot bill for National Guard border deployment

Apr 22, 2021 - The Washington Times

Arizona's two Democratic senators are backing Republican Gov. Doug Ducey's decision to send National Guard troops to the border and say President Biden and the federal government should pick up the tab.

On Tuesday, Mr. Ducey announced that he would deploy up to 250 additional Arizona National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to assist local law enforcement deal with the flood of illegal immigrants whose numbers have surged since Mr. Biden's inauguration. It would be in addition to ab...