Re “San Diego’s international border reopens after a long wait” (Nov. 5): U.S. Customs and Border Safety (CBP) employs greater than 60,000 taxpayer-paid individuals. Taxpayers have just lately spent $741 million to enormously develop the native border crossing services to 62 northbound inspection cubicles and 34 site visitors lanes.
At current, CBP chooses to maintain as few as six lanes open. CBP claims it might’t discover sufficient brokers amongst its 60,000 workers to maintain quite a lot of lanes open.
If our congressional representatives can’t get CBP to allocate sufficient of its workers to maintain each single one of many 62 northbound cubicles open, always, seven days per week, we have to exchange each certainly one of our congressional representatives till we discover some individuals keen to buck the CBP union and require CBP to truly do what it’s paid to do.
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