Cost remains question in halt of SBInet program

Monday - 1/17/2011, 2:35pm EST

David Silverberg, editor, Homeland Security Today

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The Department of Homeland Security and Congress will have to move forward with the issue of border security in the face of DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano's decision to pull the plug on SBInet.

Boeing's project to build a virtual fence was riddled with cost-overruns and technological problems almost from the start.

David Silverberg, editor of Homeland Security Today, told DorobekINSIDER producer Scott Carr that the cost of the project is an issue we probably will not be hearing much about.