Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kansas (AP/John Hanna)

House GOPer: Trusting Obama on border security is like trusting Clinton with your daughter

"We just don't trust him," said Rep. Tim Huelskamp

Jillian Rayfield
July 11, 2013 5:30PM (UTC)

Rep. Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan., doesn't think House Republicans should trust Obama on border security, because doing that would be like "trusting Bill Clinton with your daughter."

He tweeted:

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"Trusting Barack Obama with border security is like trusting my daughter with Bill Clinton," he repeated to NBC News. "We just don't trust him."


Jillian Rayfield

Jillian Rayfield is an Assistant News Editor for Salon, focusing on politics. Follow her on Twitter at @jillrayfield or email her at

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