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Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords spoke Saturday to dozens of members of the Arizona Cattle Grower's Association.
And a recent move by the senate to cut border security funding was a hot topic, On Thursday. Senators took out more than $700M in border funds, attached to a bill meant for supporting troops overseas. Giffords told ranchers, she's outraged.
"They said not supporting national guard troops that are soon to arrive in the next couple of weeks and they said no to the increase in border patrol agents who are designed to stop the flow of illegal immigration and drug traffickers."