4:25 pm CST - January 24, 2012
Posted under Quotes
FLYNN: “If anyone thinks there’s not a war going on down on the Border, they’re not paying attention.”
“As much as we hear about it, the biggest issues in my district are not related to Redistricting. They’re more concerned about Border Security, they’re more concerned about what’s happening on the national level with the huge deficit we’re operating under.
“The biggest problem we have down on the border is not the individual wanting to have a new life or a job, its the Mexican Drug Cartels. They are the ones that’re killing … Over 40,000 people have been killed on that border over the last 4 years.”
– State Rep. Dan Flynn, House District 2
As he discusses in the interview with Insider’s Jim Cardle, Flynn serves on the National Conference of State Legislatures is the bipartisan organization that serves the legislators and staffs of the states, commonwealths and territories. NCSL provides research, technical assistance and opportunities for policymakers to exchange ideas on the most pressing state issues and is an effective and respected advocate for the interests of the states in the American federal system.
State Representative Dan Flynn of Hunt, Texas is a native Texan who serves in House District 2, covering Rains & Van Zandt Counties. He serves on the Defense & Veterans Affairs, as well as the Homeland Security & Public Safety Committees, where he is dedicated to ensuring America’s moral, religious & constitutional foundations are remembered & respected.