"We've been inundated with criminal activity. It's just -- it's been outrageous," Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer told Fox News.
"Crime is off the chart in this state," added Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu, president of the Arizona Association of Sheriffs.
Wake up, liberals. It must have been people like you that sat back and said nothing, pretending it's not all that bad, while Hitler rounded up and murdered their neighbors. Wake up and see reality. Something has to be done, and if it were your ranch on the border, and your children playing in the yard, you might be a little more realistic about this.
And it's not just right on the border - the problem is in Pheonix, as well...
"The Department of Justice's latest National Drug Threat Assessment says there were 267 kidnappings in Phoenix last year and 299 in 2008. The report said the victims usually have a connection to immigrant smuggling groups or drug traffickers."
Leave the people of Arizona alone. They have a right to run their state, and they have a right to protect their families. And Hey! The PEOPLE of Arizona - Legal US Citizens - come in all shapes, sizes, and colors! Americans of Mexican heritage don't want their kids hurt by drug wars anymore than persons of any heritage do!