The show starts off with an update from Dan Benavidez on the prospects of getting an interview with Commissioner Gil Kerlikowske. This conversation strays into a discussion of Designing Women, Chris’s favorite TV show. After getting back to the topic at hand Dan says he believes the odds are even money that we will get the Commissioner to sit down for an interview.
767 days since the murder of Border Patrol Agent Javier Vega Jr. and still no line of duty death classification by CBP.
A listener writes in to correct some stats on the Gerber Downrange Tomahawk.
The guys then get into a discussion on the lack of leadership in the Border Patrol and how it manifests itself during careers and into retirement.
We also honor Josh Wilson and his K9, Nezmar, who unfortunately had to be euthanized last week. Our thoughts and appreciation go out to Josh during this difficult time.
There is a lot of disappointment that the Vega petition garnered so few signatures.
The topic then turns to a recent MSNBC interview in which Shawn was asked, “Is Mexico really the problem?” What do you think? Leave us a comment with your opinion.
Finally, recent comments by a LA Times reporter about the podcast are discussed.
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