Let's See How We're Doing
Net Daily, an amendment
by Texas Senator Hutchinson to the Homeland Security bill would
drop the requirement for the security fence as specified in the
Secure Fence Act of 2006. "Much of the new fence has been
up for less than 30 days. Why don't we see how well it's working
before we decide to make changes in the underlying law?"
asked Glenn Spencer of American
Spencer said ABP is just now launching
an effort to see if the single fence is doing the job.
"The Border Patrol just got its
hands on the Boeing virtual
fence and they don't yet know if it works," he added.
"This is what we meant by Border Enforcement Evaluation First," Spencer said.