Hey, Media: Fox News Showcases Ex-Obama Border Chief Promoting Border Wall

NewsBusters | 1/21/2019 | Staff
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This weekend, Fox News Channel again demonstrated that it is the only major news outlet to give attention to the case in favor of building President Donald Trump's border wall as Fox and Friends Saturday gave former Obama administration Border Patrol chief Mark Morgan a forum to argue in favor of building the wall, citing how much more effective walls are even if not 100 percent impenetrable.

Co-host Ed Henry began the segment by recalling news that hundreds of illegal immigrants recently used a tunnel to sneak under some of the barrier that exists in Arizona.

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Morgan argued that the border situation is, in fact, a "real crisis," in spite of what Democrats and the more liberal media are claiming, and he then went on to complain about U.S. law encouraging illegal immigrants to sneak across the border rather than go through ports of entry, knowing they can take advantage of the law.

He argued that "We actually are enabling and providing an incentive to these migrants to actually come here illegally," citing their willingness to take a dangerous trip to get to the border. He soon explained: "Our asylum laws are broke, and we have really bad court decisions like Flores that have educated these immigrants -- that they know that once they set one foot...
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