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First Beto O'Rourke and now Kirsten Gillibrand: Democrats mull destroying current barrier on southern border

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On July 27, 2018, the New York Times published a “fact check of the day” titled, “ No, Democrats Don’t Want ‘Open Borders.'

The article was supposed to serve as a takedown of President Trump’s oft-repeated claim that Democratic lawmakers envision a world where America's borders are wide-open to all.

On Thursday, former Rep. Beto O'Rourke, D-Texas, said he would “absolutely” support destroying already existing barriers along the U.S. southern border.

The former congressman's remarks came as Trump announced he’d declare a national emergency to fund building a wall on the border shared with Mexico. Amid this announcement, Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Texas, asked of........

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