Tancredo Urges Bush to Pardon Border Agents

Excerpt:U.S. Rep. Tom Tancredo, R-Colo., who launched his bid for the Republican nomination for president after he announced no one else was addressing the issue of border security adequately, is calling on President Bush to pardon two former U.S. Border Patrol agents jailed for pursuing and shooting at a fleeing drug smuggler. Tancredo noted the presidential commutation this week of the 30-month prison term given to former vice presidential aide "Scooter" Libby, who was convicted of making false statements about the release of the name of an undercover CIA operative.

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