Video: Rick Perry deploys National Guard to be 'force multiplier'

Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Monday he plans to send up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border, something he's asked President Obama to do multiple times.

Perry began his speech by referencing the record number of unaccompanied minors detained at the border. But he said there's another, more sinister side to the crisis. 

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