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    USDA workers scared of going to Mexico to inspect cattle

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture is considering sending federal veterinarians in Texas across the border into Mexico to inspect cattle, a practice that ended years ago over safety fears.Government workers have come out against the plan, confounded as to why they would be required to work in a Mexican state under a travel warning by the State Department because of carjackings and robberies.
    Resistance as USDA considers Mexico inspections - CNN.com

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    I wouldn't want to go. Not without being able to protect myself with some massive firepower.
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    I wouldn't want to go. Not without being able to protect myself with some massive firepower.
    . . . and bringing plenty of friends with massive firepower.


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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    I wouldn't want to go. Not without being able to protect myself with some massive firepower.
    Hell pgg, the guys that are suppose to have some massive firepower (ATF,DEA) aren't allowed to carry it in Mexico because it might offend the "dignity " of the Mexican government . I think I would keep my cattle inpsecting ass north of the border.
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