Better, Faster, and Cheaper Border Security
Publication Date: August 2006
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Keywords: Immigration; security
U.S. border security strategy should employ a mix of resources in addition to Border Patrol agents, including state and local authorities, the National Guard, and private contractors. The DHS should heed the lessons learned from other large-scale contracting activities and should view border security as encompassing not only land borders, but air and sea borders as well.