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WASHINGTON, DC – Presidio County, City of Presidio, and Ojinaga, Chihuahua, Mexico officials were in Washington, D.C. last week, advocating on behalf of the Presidio-Ojinaga International Bridge expansion project.
By: Jose G. Landa, Copyright 2015, Eagle Pass Business Journal, Inc.
Newsmax: Monday, 18 May 2015 10:18 AM
LAREDO, TEXAS (KGNS) - A bill is on its way for Senate approval that could affect Border Patrol pay checks. This would affect how agents, including those in Laredo, are paid for overtime.
H.R. 2252: To clarify effective date of Border Patrol Agent Pay Reform Act
Sponsor: Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas)
New York Magazine By Margaret Hartmann
The oversight committee was busy Wednesday fixing a separate pay issue affecting Border Patrol agents. The panel passed a bill clarifying that reforms to agents’ overtime pay won’t take effect until a new system is completely in place.