U.S. Border Patrol Agents Seize Cocaine

Alamogordo, New Mexico - U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) agents at the U.S. Highway 54 immigration checkpoint in Alamogordo, seized fifty pounds of cocaine on Sunday. USBP checkpoints, a key component in our border security system, are designed to apprehend illegal aliens who have eluded border defenses and to break the human trafficking pipeline that leads from the border to the interior of the United States.

Yuma Sector Seizes Nearly $450K in Meth, Cocaine, and Fentanyl over Weekend

Yuma, Arizona - U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Interstate 8 Immigration Checkpoint and Dome Valley seized close to $450K in methamphetamine, cocaine, and fentanyl, and apprehended two Mexican nationals in multiple events over the weekend.

USDA Recognizes Hard-Working School Meals Professionals, Empowers Them to Do Right in School Lunchrooms

Washington, DC - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue Tuesday issued the following statement in support of President Donald J. Trump’s National School Lunch Week Proclamation. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) celebrates food service professionals, school leaders, as well as the farmers, ranchers, and producers who grow the delicious, healthful, American-grown foods that kids enjoy every day in school lunches.

National Novel Writing Month is November

Yuma, Arizona - 50,000 words. One month. Observed every November, National Novel Writing Month is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to novel writing! Participants begin writing on November 1st. The goal is to write a 50,000 word, (approximately 175 page) novel by 11:59:59, November 30th.

Eighteen Nominations Sent to the Senate

Washington, DC - Eighteen Nominations Sent to the Senate: