President Barack Obama is set to reject the key compromise at the heart of a bipartisan deal on immigration reform announced by eight Senators yesterday. The president, who will deliver an address later today in Las Vegas, NV outlining his own immigration ideas, is reported to oppose linking a “path to citizenship” for illegal immigrants, a Democrat demand, to stronger law enforcement and better border security, a Republican demand. The president will apparently argue that the administration has met reasonable goals on enforcing current immigration legislation, and that additional security will merely create new obstacles to legalizing
Comments: Another day another outrage. 0bama is a traitor and should be impeached. Of course that will never happen.
You cannot ask people to follow a law that is not enforced at all. And who made up this 11 million number I see at abc nbc et al? It is closer to 30 million than it is 11 million . But who cares about facts - obviously not the white house paid propaganda mongers posing as journalists.
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Mr. Hanky, 1/29/2013 11:03:38 AM (No. 9146280)
Without enforcement, any deal is useless.
Why bother to even get papers if you´re never going to be sent back anyway. I predict that a lot of people won´t even bother for various reasons...it costs money, wanted on warrants, don´t feel like paying taxes, don´t really want to be a US citizen anyway...and on and on.
Just setting up the coming immigration rope-a-dope for the Stupid Party.
The "honorable" Schumers and Durbins will "reluctantly" concede this, gutting their agreement with the Four Stupidos (Maverick, Miss Lindsey, The Flake and the Evolved Marco Rubio). Then the ´Rats´ Greek chorus in the MFM and elsewhere will start parading their familiar group of heart-string tuggers and beat the Stupid Party into submission.
There is no need to create a streamlined system to give 11 to 20 million illegal aliens US voting rights to solve the current illegal alien problem. The President of Mexico back during the G.W. Bush era used to advise that the vast majority of Mexicans who are living in the USA illegally are happy being Mexicans, only want to work in the USA, want to be treated with dignity, to be able to travel to and from the USA as they wish, and are not asking to be conferred with US citizenship.
In that respect, the Congress could grant longtime illegal aliens a conditional immigration status that allowed them to live and work in the US indefinitely as long as they complied with US immigration law. That status could protect them under US labor laws and allow them the right of travel to any from the USA. Most illegal aliens would be happy to accept such a conditional immigration status that would not include a path to citizenship and US voting rights.
The reason that Obama wants a streamlined amnesty system designed to give the illegal alien population US voting rights ASAP, is that the Democrats see the probability of a massive pick-up of between 11 to 20 million new voters in the years ahead coming out of their amnesty, to the point where they could change the political balance of the USA permanently in their favor, by remaking States like Florida, Arizona and Texas into what California is politically today. The Republicans must oppose that, or they will end up committing long-term political suicide.
What didn´t the GOP understand about self-deportation when they enforced immigration laws in AZ? What don´t they understand about the enforcement of any law? Why does a deal need to be made to enforce laws? ENFORCE the laws...or at least TRY, and it will become obvious to even the most brain-dead that Obama is lawless.
What goals?! What goals did he meet!? The goal of being re-elected again?! Goals of stripping us of our sovereignty, duping the public, brainwashing a willing press to deify him and pee their pants with giddiness every time he opens his contemptible mouth? GOALS? I am incensed! My Husband keeps roaming the house saying “hijo de **** Obama! Hice las cosas el derecho camino y para qué Me ha defraudado, como algún tipo de burro!”
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