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Immigration Pitfalls

An advance press briefing last week teased that at tonight’s State of the Union address the president would move beyond the current border-security wrangling and offer a grand, new vision for moving forward on immigration, involving something Trump has not said before.

Topics: Politics

Know Your Fences

An on-the-ground border perspective

A recent visit to California and Arizona shows that form follows function regarding the specific style of barrier that is being used at different parts of the border.
Topics: Border Wall

On Real Walls, Smart Walls, and 'Normandy Fences'

Only a physical barrier prevents aliens from entering illegally and then taking advantage of our weak credible-fear and asylum laws; those are the loopholes that are crushing the system. Unless a "smart wall" comes with real, substantive asylum law changes, the whole thing is a massive shell game.
Topics: Border Wall
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