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July 28, 2014 12:05 PM

Jerry Brown urges ‘religious call ... to welcome the stranger’ in border crisis

MEXICO CITY – Gov. Jerry Brown suggested Monday that Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s ordering of National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to address the surge in border crossings is misguided, urging politicians instead to heed the “religious call … to welcome the stranger” in addressing the crisis.

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