Illegals now flooding U.S. border - audio

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Some asking authorities, 'Where do we go to get our amnesty?'
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4 April 2013
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National News
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[Listen to WND audio interview eith Rep. Louie Gohmert.]

...“We’ve seen the number of illegal aliens double, maybe even triple since amnesty talk started happening,” an unnamed border agent said to Townhall...

Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, is a member of the House Judiciary Committee and a former Texas judge. He told WND none of this surprises him.

“This is no surprise at all. It’s consistent with what we anticipated would happen, and it’s very consistent with the reports we’ve been hearing anecdotally along the border,” Gohmert said. “It is a huge problem and what we keep trying to get across to the administration and Senate Democratic leaders is until you secure the border even talking about amnesty becomes a magnet.”

Gohmert said this is a repeat of what happened along our southern border following the amnesty granted to illegals in 1986.

“That’s exactly what happened in 1986. It is exactly what is happening now, just from talking about amnesty. One of the border patrolmen said that when they’ve apprehended some, they’ve said, ‘Where do we go to get our amnesty?” he said. “They’ve heard about it. It’s drawing them in here, and we’ve even got to quit talking about it until this administration can do better than getting one-third of those who are crossing illegally. That’s not a secure border.”...