By LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 06/02 — The Defense Department is poised to take over background investigations for the federal government, using increased automation and high-tech analysis to tighten controls and tackle an enormous backlog of workers waiting for security clearances,
By KATHLEEN RONAYNE, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 04/11 — California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday to deploy 400 National Guard troops at President Donald Trump’s request,
By NOMAAN MERCHANT and BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 04/10 — Some National Guard members have started arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border with more expected as federal government officials seek ways to curtail illegal immigration.
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/05 — Asserting the situation had reached “a point of crisis,” President Donald Trump signed a proclamation directing the deployment of the National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border to fight illegal immigration and drug smuggling.
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/03 — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants to use the military to secure the U.S.-Mexico border until his promised border wall is built.
By LOLITA C. BALDOR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 02/03 — For the first time in 30 years, the U.S. Marine Corps will air an ad during the Super Bowl,