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Mexico Border Fence #255436

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 01, 1978
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(Studio) Report on building of border fences between United States and Mexico.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(El Paso, Texas) Govt. decision with regard to need for more border fence to halt illegal aliens noted. [El paso Mayor Ray SALAZAR - calls fence mini-Berlin Wall.] Ineffectiveness of fence as deterrent to illegal aliens detailed. [Texas Representative paul MORENO - calls new fence proposal dumb.] Dangerous nature of proposed new fence mentioned. [Attorney General Griffin BELL - says possibility of injuries resulting from climbing fence too much for Am people.] Carter and Ford admins. support of fence proposal noted.
REPORTER: Eric Engberg (KDFW-TV newstape)

Cronkite, Walter

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