TITLE

Virtual Border Fencing Proves Virtually Useless

AUTHOR(S)
Hunter, Duncan
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Human Events;3/10/2008, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that despite a congressional testimony by Richard Stana, director of the U.S. Homeland Security for the Government Accountability Office (GAO), that virtual fencing is useless, the government and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) continue to stand behind the virtual fence as a good substitute for the less artistic but repeatedly proven effective reinforced physical fencing. DHS remains committed to building only 370 miles of pedestrian fencing between the U.S. and Mexico.
ACCESSION #
31448358

 

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