As illegal aliens continued flooding across the southern border, President Bush told a group of congressmen Wednesday that he wants to secure the border, first, then enact a guest-worker program. √?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨√?‚??You√?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨√Ę‚??¬Ęve got to convince the American people that we√?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨√Ę‚??¬Ęre going to secure our borders, that we will actually enforce the law that we passed, and then you can get to a guest-worker program,√?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨ ¬Ě House Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R.-Tex.) said after meeting with the President. √?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨√?‚??What I just said mirrors exactly what the President said, without any prompting.√?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨ ¬Ě White House spokeswoman Erin Healy told the New York Times, √?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨√?‚??Border security is one of the President√?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨√Ę‚??¬Ęs highest priorities.√?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨ ¬Ě Yet, well into the President√?¬Ę√Ę‚??¬¨√Ę‚??¬Ęs fifth year in office the border remains wide open.
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