The federal government is now telling American citizens to stay out of three southern Arizona counties. It is too dangerous because of armed smugglers from Mexico.
Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu: Quite frankly I’m telling you as a sheriff that we don’t control that part of the county. My county is larger than the state of Connecticut and we need support from the federal government. It’s their job to secure the border and they haven’t done it. In fact President Obama suspended the construction of
FOX News reporter: Would you like to see some of the president’s outrage about the oil spill and some of the butt-kicking that he’s talked about doing applied there on the border as well?
Sheriff Paul Babeu: Even with that, you say one thing and then you’re out at a fundraiser in California and you don’t go to the funeral of the people who died in the explosion. You know its one thing to say something slick on television in a ten second soundbite but we need action. And, it’s shameful that we as the most powerful nation on earth can win wars and liberate countries throughout history yet we can’t even secure our own border. And shame on Obama for giving our country away. It sure does seem like Obama and the Democrats are on on the side of Mexico. If I remember correctly the left wing on this blog said Arizona is a safe state. In fact they said the border cities are some of the safest cities in our nation. I don't know where they get their news but their common sense if gone if they think the counties bordering Mexico are safe when the president tells land owners and Americans it's too dangerous to go on their own land. I'm sure the left wing delutionoids will find a way to blame Bush and the Republican party for this as well. I'd like to know what you think about how our President turned our land into a Mexican give away?