Educating the Ignorant
- Dec 19, 2008
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- Political Leaning
And House Speaker Nancy Pelosi,... said earlier this month that "a wall, in my view, is an immorality" and "the least effective way to protect the border and the most costly."
But Hoyer, pressed by Baier, distanced himself from those comments.
He added: "A wall is -- that protects people is not immoral.
Border Patrol officials have also said that walls are effective. ("We certainly do need a wall. Talk to any border agent and they will tell you that," Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost said on Fox News' "Your World" last month.)
Hoyer suggested that Democrats were willing to compromise with the White House to end the shutdown, the longest in the nation's history.
Walls work... even Communists, who failed at everything, had an almost perfectly functioning wall.
Walls are moral. They protect the citizens. That’s job#1 for the President. He swears an oath to do so.