California Gov Yanks National Guard Troops Back From U.S.-Mexico Border
California is withdrawing more than two-thirds of the state’s National Guard troops from the U.S.-Mexico border.
Reuters reports California Gov.
Gavin Newsom signed the order to withdraw the troops on Monday.
Newsom called claims of an illegal immigration crisis there nothing but “political theater.”
Newsom said most of the approximately 360 National Guard members deployed to the border would be reassigned to other duties in the state.