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Democrat Calls Border Fence "Dumb" While Claiming South Dakota is a Border State

worker Wrote: Jun 13, 2013 5:52 PM
Is it any wonder the country is in the condition it is with so many of these " brillant "minds running the country.

Thursday during debate on the Senate floor about an amendment offered by Republican Senator John Thune requiring 350 miles of double-layer fencing along the southern border, Democratic Senator Mary Landrieu called the fence "dumb" and claimed South Dakota is a border state. Thune's amendment backs up the 2006 Secure Fence Act (which Landrieu voted for) requiring 700 miles of double layer fence along the southwest border with Mexico, of which only 36 miles have been completed. 

I’m going to speak about this amendment for just a minute, but I’ld like to respond to Senator Thune, and I wish that we...