Greg Abbott

Abbott said there had been more than a 200 percent increase in the number of MS-13 gang members crossing the border, though he did not specify a time frame

From the article: Texas Gov. Deploys 760 National Guardsman To Border

Gov. Greg Abbott deployed the Texas National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border. Abbott made the announcement alongside Brig. Gen Tracy Norris of the Texas National Guard, left, and Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol Chief Manuel Padilla.