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21 March 2011

The Hill (Washington DC), Blog

These days in Washington, we hear a lot about our porous borders. Border security is fundamental to national security; it's true. But while there's been an excess of hand-wringing about breaches on the southern side of the U.S.-Mexico border, there's been precious little conversation about the public safety threat originating on the northern side. The Mexican drug cartels are killing people at a staggering rate – more than 30,000 since 2006. Some may shrug their... (

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