Trump Intends To Select Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Chief

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The Trump Administration recently announced the president intends on selecting Rio Grande Valley Sector Chief Patrol Agent Manuel Padilla for a special task.

Chief Padilla may soon be serving as the new director of the joint task force, west in San Antonio

Padilla has been with the Border Patrol since 1986 and serving the Rio Grande Valley Sector for the past three years. 

He will continue serving the Rio Grande Valley until his official appointment date is set in his new role. 

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