This Sept. 6, 2012, photo shows the U.S.-Mexico border fence that passes through the cotton farm of Teofilo “Junior” through an old tractor tire in Brownsville, Texas. Since 2008, hundr

 

              This Sept. 6, 2012, photo shows the U.S.-Mexico border fence that passes through the cotton farm of Teofilo “Junior” through an old tractor tire in Brownsville, Texas. Since 2008, hundr
This Sept. 6, 2012, photo shows the U.S.-Mexico border fence that passes through the cotton farm of Teofilo “Junior” through an old tractor tire in Brownsville, Texas. Since 2008, hundreds of landowners on the border have sought fair prices for property that was condemned to make way for the fence, but many of them received initial offers that were far below market value. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)