A sizable majority of the public supports Texas’s construction of a wall along its border with Mexico and feels that President Joe Biden’s efforts to stop it are the first step toward civil war.
In a sobering analysis of the escalating topic, 69% of likely 2024 voters said that they support the border wall and razor-wire fence that Gov. Greg Abbott (R-TX) has ordered. Among those, a majority, 51%, said they “strongly” back Texas in its fight to stop illegal immigration and the surge of “gotaways” getting past federal border agents.
The White House won the Supreme Court’s support for stopping Texas, but not voters.
Besides fighting voters, Biden has clashed with members of his own party over his open-borders policy.
He has charged that Congress hasn’t given him the power to close the border, but critics claim he has