Official: Virtual border fence canceled

Official: Virtual border fence canceled

There are 1 comment on the CNN story from Jan 14, 2011, titled Official: Virtual border fence canceled. In it, CNN reports that:

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano on Friday canceled the controversial virtual fence along the U.S. border with Mexico, citing technical problems, cost overruns and schedule delays since its inception in 2005.

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Columbus, OH

#1 Jan 14, 2011
So, is the border still the most secure it has ever been?

Agent Brian A. Terry was gunned down the frenzied shoot out that involved a cadre that robs illegal immigrants

Robert Krentz was on his all-terrain vehicle checking water lines and fencing when he was shot March 27 on his 35,000-acre ranch northeast of Douglas. After the shooting, neighbors and law enforcement officials followed tracks apparently belonging to the killer 20 miles south into Mexico.

Deported illegal immigrants return repeatedly
The Columbus DispatchDecember 27, 2010
According to the United Nations, about 20 percent of Mexicans who cross the Mexico-U.S. border illegally are caught.

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