Statements about Border Security
"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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