The militia members stopped a group of scientists who were counting bats in a cave near the border in southern Arizona.
The Patriots Information Hotline says there are 14 militia teams across Texas, Arizona, and California.
A group of self-identified “Patriots” is calling on members to travel to South Texas to guard the border.
Kessler said he doesn’t regret anything he posted on YouTube.
The mayor’s office says the chief is acting within his First Amendment right to express himself in his free time.
Todd Akin’s words of encouragement for the 1st Missouri Volunteers could add to Claire McCaskill’s drive to paint him as outside the mainstream.