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Arizona Sen. John McCain visits Marine Corps Air Station Yuma

By Public Affairs Office | | December 17, 2008

Arizona Sen. John McCain visited the Marine Corps Air Station in Yuma, Ariz., to speak to Marine officials on border-related issues affecting military training in the area Dec. 17, 2008.

During a press conference at the air station, McCain expressed the need increase border facilities to move people, goods and services more rapidly across the United States-Mexico border, because Arizona is dependant on the cross-border trade. He also addressed his concern for the high level of violence in Mexico near the border.

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