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Posted: Jul 23, 2014 11:12 PM

Updated: Jul 24, 2014 12:34 AM

TEXAS - A team sent by President Obama is coming to Texas to evaluate the need for National Guard presence.

The team will determine if the National Guard will help resolve the Crisis on the Border, a White House Official confirmed to ABC News.

Texas Governor Rick Perry recently ordered 1,000 National Guard troops to be deployed to the Texas-Mexico border. The deployment is estimated to cost $12 Million a month.

Topics: texas, national guard, governor rick perry, president obama, abc news, team, department of homeland security, department of defense

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