Texas Lawmakers Deplore Mistreatment Of National Guardsmen Sent To Border Duty

Texas Lawmakers Deplore Mistreatment Of National Guardsmen Sent To Border Duty

“It’s tragic that we’ve lost four soldiers,” Blanco said. “We need to make sure that the Texas Military Department is deploying mental health services to these regions to ensure that these guardsmen are doing OK.”

This article was written by JAMES BARRAGÁN of The Texas Tribune.  The Texas Tribune is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them – about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.  This article originally appeared at: https://www.texastribune.org/2022/01/07/texas-border-national-guard-pay-suicides/