Pete King, JD, US Representative (R-NY), stated in an Apr. 23, 2017 interview on Sunday Morning Futures, as printed in the show transcript titled "Rep. Schweikert Talks Spending and Health Care Negotiations; North Korea Threatens to Sink US Aircraft Carrier," available at

“[T]here’s nothing racist or bigoted about having a border wall. You need it, maybe not in every mile along the way, but you have to have an extensive border wall… [I]f you saw the dead bodies out in my district as a result of people coming across the border freely, you’d see the consequences of this. If we’re going to be real, if we’re going to be honest, we would go ahead a appropriate the money for that border wall. It’s absolutely essential.”

Apr. 23, 2017