Press Conference with Secretary Michael Chertoff, Chief of Border Patrol David Aguilar and Acting Director of the Office of Detention and Removal John Torres on the Secure Border Initiative [December 1, 2005] [open pdf - 46KB]
In this press conference, Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff reiterates the President's commitment to securing the borders and developing solutions to problems regarding immigration. There has been an increase in border security funding of 60 percent, and added resources to hire an additional 1900 Border Patrol agents. This press conference provides an overview of the strategy of the Secure Border Initiative.
Dept. of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/