Another Biden ‘Hail Mary’: Troops Deployed To Border

  • Some 2,500 troops from 25 states and U.S. territories have. been deployed to t he. southern border at the request of the Biden Administration.
  • The troop levels at the border are lower than was the case during the Trump administration, but reflect awareness of the crisis as a record number of migrants cross the border.
  • The troops deployed in recent weeks will remain on the southern border for 400 days.