Residents of Texas Border Communities React to National Guard Deployment

As President Donald Trump considers deploying up to 4,000 National Guard troops to the US-Mexican border, residents and law enforcement officials in border towns say they have mixed feelings about the news.

On Friday, officials inTexas announced 250 troops would be sent to the state’s 1,254-mile long border with Mexico within 48 hours.

While some welcome the support from the federal government, others feel it’s a waste of resources.

Here’s what some of them told CNN.

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