One way to bring down crime in the state of California and every state in the union is to have an enforceable border. That means let's build that border fence. When people want to come into this country, let's ask them to knock on the front door.
Fences would be a hindrance to terrorists should they decide to come across a land border between the U.S. and Mexico and to California.
Nothing matures a military force quicker than actual military operations.
A number of people who have supported me on the border fence in the U.S. have observed the fences in Israel and their effectiveness.
I think the American people have been surprised by the enthusiasm with which the Iraqis have taken to elections and politics.