Originally posted on The Fifth Column:
I couldn’t resist posting this article. The headline had me at “Dumb and Dumber…” So apropos for these two.
U.S. Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) said on Friday that he is heading to the Texas-Mexico border this weekend to assess the current immigration crisis, and he will be joined by Michele Bachmann (R-Minn).
They will visit the areas of Brownsville, McAllen and Laredo, meeting with the Border Patrol and local officials. King has been a critic of immigration reform and has called for toughening border security, according to KCCI.
His jaw dropping statements such as immigrants weighing “130 pounds and they’ve got calves the size of cantaloupes because they’re hauling 75 pounds of marijuana across the desert,” will only add to the problem.
Stuff King shouldn’t say again while visiting our Southern Border:
“We could also electrify this wire (on the border) with the kind of current that…
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