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The campaign features three elderly ladies searching for (and not finding) the fence Congress pledged to build at the border. “Where’s The Fence?” launches today with an initial budget of over $175,000 and is expected to reach 15 million people in its first week. …\
“We’re injecting a bit of humor into a very serious debate to express the deep-seated anger felt by millions of Americans toward the President and Congress about illegal immigration,” says Grassfire.org President Steve Elliott. …\
The initial media buy includes national airings on Fox News and CNN along with regional broadcasts in seven states identified by Grassfire as key to this week’s amnesty vote: Arizona (Kyl and McCain), Georgia (Isakson and Chambliss), Kansas (Brownback), Mississippi (Lott), North Carolina (Burr), Texas (Cornyn and Hutchinson), and Virginia (Warner and Webb).
— Robert Stacy McCain, assistant national editor, The Washington Times