Statements about Border Security

Says "nothing" in Obama’s $3.7 billion request to address the child immigrant situation "actually secures the border."

"If you're a Mexican, you get sent back. ... But if you're from a noncontiguous country like the Central American countries" then you can stay in the United States.

A judge's order means there's a "Constitution exemption zone" if you live "within 100 miles of the United States border."

"The president flagrantly defies the 2006 federal law ordering the construction of a secure border fence along the entire Mexican border."

"Why was there no news coverage of this raid on the Arizona border? … Seizure was just five days ago. Right on the Arizona border!"

"We have, right now, Hezbollah, which is working throughout Latin America, in Venezuela, in Mexico, throughout Latin America, which poses a very significant and imminent threat to the United States of America."

"The federal government has not engaged in (border security) at all."

Says that when President Obama visited El Paso, he "pronounced that the border with Mexico and the United States was safer than it ever was in history."

"The (border) fence is now basically complete."

The Obama administration increased the deportation of illegal immigrants convicted of crimes by 70 percent.

"The Border Patrol has 20,000 agents – more than twice as many as there were in 2004."

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