We build interstate highways across expensive Iowa cornfields for $4 million a mile that pays for real estate and everything. We can build a wall cheaper than we can build an interstate. And we need to do it, and it will pay for itself, I believe, before we can even get it completed.
Rep. Steve King (Iowa)
Let us not forget the words of Gouverneur Morris, one of the key drafters of the Constitution, at the Constitutional Convention:
Every society from a great nation down to a club had the right of declaring the conditions on which new members should be admitted.
Source: American Sovereignty Under Assault By Obama And The Courts (conservativereview.com)