Texas Lieutenant Gov. Dan Patrick speaks during a news conference at the State Capitol, Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, in Austin, Texas. National Guard troops sent to the Texas-Mexico border last summer are now in line to stay indefinitely and not come home in March as originally planned, Patrick said. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Ricardo Brazziell) AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, MAGS OUT; NO SALES; INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM
Texas Lieutenant Gov. Dan Patrick speaks during a news conference at the State Capitol, Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, in Austin, Texas. National Guard troops sent to the Texas-Mexico border last summer are now in line to stay indefinitely and not come home in March as originally planned, Patrick said. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Ricardo Brazziell) AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, MAGS OUT; NO SALES; INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM Ricardo Brazziell AP
Texas Lieutenant Gov. Dan Patrick speaks during a news conference at the State Capitol, Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, in Austin, Texas. National Guard troops sent to the Texas-Mexico border last summer are now in line to stay indefinitely and not come home in March as originally planned, Patrick said. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Ricardo Brazziell) AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, MAGS OUT; NO SALES; INTERNET AND TV MUST CREDIT PHOTOGRAPHER AND STATESMAN.COM Ricardo Brazziell AP

Patrick seeks $12 million to keep Texas Guard on border

February 10, 2015 06:49 PM