Tancredo Posse Rides to Help of Jailed Border Agents

Excerpt:  WND has obtained a copy of an amendment Rep. Tom Tancredo, R-Colo., plans to introduce tomorrow in an effort to get former U.S. Border Patrol agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean released from prison immediately.Tancredo, a candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, plans to attach his amendment to H.R. 3093, the appropriations bill for the Departments of Commerce, Justice and Science, stating that no funds appropriated in the bill may be used to carry out the 11- and 12-year sentences imposed respectively on Ramos and Compean by the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas. "Americans have been waiting months for the president to right this wrong, and I am not going to wait any longer," Tancredo said in a press release. "It's time that the Congress took matters into its own hands."

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