Senate committee examines Mexican border violence

Tuesday - 4/20/2010, 9:57pm EDT

WFED's Max Cacas

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The recent murder of an Arizona rancher along the southwest border with Mexico has once again turned the spotlight on increasing violence tied to Mexican drug cartels.

Today, a Senate committee got an update on efforts to deal with the situation.

Federal News Radio's Max Cacas has the latest from Capitol Hill.