Carter Press Border Patrol to Honor Slain Agent and Help Ensure Benefits for Family

Cornyn, Vela, McCaul, Carter Press Border Patrol to Honor Slain Agent and Help Ensure Benefits for Family

WASHINGTON – Today U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), U.S. Representative Filemon Vela (TX-34), U.S. Representative Michael McCaul (TX-10) and U.S. Representative John Carter (TX-31) sent a letter to U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske urging him to classify the 2014 death of Border Patrol Agent Javier Vega Jr. as a line of duty fatality and help to make sure that his family receives the corresponding benefits afforded public safety officers who are […]