A border wall is 'shortsighted,' says top Coast Guard admiral

There's one big problem with the idea of a wall on America's southern border, the Coast Guard's top admiral says: Illegal immigration and drug trafficking happens across maritime borders, too.

Adm. Paul Zukunft, commandant of the Coast Guard, said that it will take more than a wall to cut illegal immigration in the way that President Trump envisions. "I think we'd be shortsighted to think that if we build a wall that will end all the drivers for illegal migration," he said. "If you can't...

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