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Rep. Chester Crandell (R-District 6) was miffed at the panel's move, saying the potential $30 million could be better spent on education or something else because the border is constitutionally the responsibility of the federal government.

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State Senate panel OKs 'virtual border fence' ... with no funding

A Senate panel voted Tuesday to set up a "virtual fence' along the U.S.-Mexico border -- but provided absolutely no cash to do that.