The Importance Of Border Security In The United States
This situation has been a product of the limitations of the United States drug policy towards the border, the absence of Effective bilateral cooperation to eradicate such problems, arms trafficking to Mexico, and Mexico 's disjointed intergovernmental management actions against insecurity. The increase in border violence since the end of 2008 has led to the current priority problems in the border agenda being insecurity, violence and organized crime in the region.
The creation of a legal channel for the workers ' movement along the US-Mexican border would increase US national security. A system that allows Mexican workers to enter legally would free thousands of government workers and save billions a year-resources that would be available to combat terrorism. Such a system should include a new temporary work visa that allows Mexican workers to legally and for a defined period enter the US labor market, as well as to facilitate undocumented workers already in the United States gaining legal status based on the years worked and other productive