Texas quietly reduces Operation Lone Star troop levels at border

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September 15, 2022
4:22 AM

This article is co-published and co-reported with the The Texas Tribune, a nonprofit newsroom that informs Texans about state policy and politics. Sign up for The Brief, its daily newsletter.The Texas Military Department has reduced the number of troops dedicated to Operation Lone Star, Gov. Greg Abbott's border security mission, as questions remain about its future financing.The Dallas Morning News first reported that the state had cut the number of National Guard troops dedicated to the sprawling border security mission.

James Barragán