The Department of Homeland Security has doubled the number of people assigned to security along the Southwest border. Now, they’re getting more high-tech air support, too. New Predator-B Unmanned Aerial Systems have only been operating for a few days. Joining us to tell us about their impact is General Michael Kostelnik, the Assistant Commissioner of the Office of Air and Marine for Customs and Border Protection.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, which airs from 6-10 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, D.C. region and online everywhere. Tom has 30 years experience in journalism, mostly in technology markets. Before coming to Federal News Radio, he was a long-serving editor-in-chief of Government Computer News and Washington Technology magazines.