Border-duty halt urged for Arkansas National Guardsmen; Democrats tell governor to bring soldiers home

Posted: June 21, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

The top Democrats in the Arkansas House and Senate on Wednesday asked Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson to end his commitment to deploy Arkansas National Guardsmen along the southern border, where they have been aiding Border Patrol operations.

Senate Minority Leader Keith Ingram, D-West Memphis, is shown in this file photo.

Rep. Charles Blake, D-Little Rock, is shown in this photo.

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