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Austin American-Statesman, Crisis or contrived? Texas lawmakers face off about border, April 17, 2019
Email interview with Alejandro Garcia, spokesman for Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, April 17, 2019
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Border Patrol Fiscal Year Southwest Border Sector Deaths (FY 1998 - FY 2018)
New York Times, One of the Deadliest Places on the Southwest Border, April 18, 2019
New York Times, A Path to America, Marked by More and More Bodies, May 4, 2017
Texas Handbook, Brooks County, accessed April 18, 2019
Texas Observer, The Things they Left Behind, accessed April 22, 2019
Email interview with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol spokesman, April 22, 2019
Texas State University, Identifying Migrant Deaths in South Texas, accessed April 22, 2019
Phone interview with Baylor University Researcher Lori Baker, April 22, 2019
Email interview with Rahma Gamil Soliman, spokeswoman for the International Organization for Migration, April 22, 2019
Missing Migrants: Tracking Deaths Along Migratory Routes, accessed April 22, 2019
Phone interview with Brooks County Sheriff’s Office Administrator Maggie Saenz, April 23, 2019
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