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Governor says he’d like to send troops to Texas, but cost is a hurdle

Gov. Mike Dunleavy told reporters that he’d like to answer Texas Gov. Greg Abbott’s request for National Guard soldiers to support a state-run effort along the Mexico border, but he’s not sure the Alaska Legislature will approve the cost. “To send the Guard down will cost us about — according to Adjutant General Saxe — […]