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Tohono O'odham National tribal chairman: 'Over my dead body will a wall be built'

Posted at 12:27 PM, Nov 15, 2016

While President-elect Donald Trump proposed a border wall, a large reservation in southern Arizona is saying they won't let it happen on their land, KGUN9 sister station KNXV reports.

Verlon Jose, a tribal chairman for the Tohono O'odham Nation, said in an interview with a Phoenix radio station, "over my dead body will a wall be built." Jose said he wants to work together to help protect America's homeland.