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Old 12-19-2007, 12:00 PM
 
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The democrats in Congress are going after the fence. This basically cuts in half the funds that will be spent on the border fence.

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Congress last night passed a giant new spending bill that undermines current plans for a U.S.-Mexico border fence, allowing the Homeland Security Department to build a single-tier barrier rather than the two-tier version that has worked in California.

The spending bill, written by Democrats and passed 253-154 with mostly their votes, surrenders to President Bush's budget demands...........

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Old 12-19-2007, 12:08 PM
 
Location: Pinal County, Arizona
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Sorry but, the fence is being built
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