Baucus: Border problems simple too few patrolling long border
June 3, 2002
The main problem in patrolling Montana's borders with Canada is simple there are too few people patrolling too long a border.
That was the topic of discussion at a meeting hosted by U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., Friday in Havre.
"I know several places you can get across illegally," Whitlash resident Suni Thompson said. "What would happen if terrorists really wanted to get across?"
State and regional representatives of the U.S. Border Patrol, U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service, the U.S. Customs Service, the National Guard, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the federal Food an...