Flashback -- Napolitano: 'This Border Is Lacking Operational Control'

July 8, 2011 | 6:37 PM EDT
Six years ago next month, then-Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano (D) declared a state of emergency because of the crime along the Arizona-Mexico border, adding that the emergency assistance would help her to work with state sheriffs in fighting border crime. She stressed that the federal government had “failed to secure our border.”