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Senate plan would give Napolitano
the final say on border security

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Alexander Bolton

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/4/2013 11:13:31 AM

Under a bipartisan Senate framework, Democrats say, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano would have final say over whether the border is secure enough to put 11 million illegal immigrants on a path to citizenship. If Napolitano does not provide the green light for putting illegal immigrants on a pathway to citizenship, the responsibility for judging whether the metrics for border security have been met will be given to her successor. The early debate over immigration reform has yielded two thorny questions: What metrics will be used to determine whether the goals for

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Read it and weep folks. How can Republicans be so pathetically incompetent. Rubio is making a horrible mistake.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lylacat, 2/4/2013 11:37:04 AM     (No. 9157527)

Yes, of course they would. Giving Napolitano the final say means there will be NO border security.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 2/4/2013 11:39:21 AM     (No. 9157533)

So to recap - the woman who ALSO violated Federal Immigration laws at the behest of the glorious Obama...

Now gets to make up her own laws?

And I thought irony was over-rated...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Cat Ballou, 2/4/2013 11:47:08 AM     (No. 9157553)

I wouldn´t let this "woman" have the final say on what I was having for dinner. Arizona was glad to see her go, & Brewer take over.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: trapper, 2/4/2013 11:51:58 AM     (No. 9157571)

Rubio is neither dumb nor naive, nor is he making a mistake. He knows EXACTLY what he is doing, and he went on Rush to lie about it to him and to us. If Napolitano makes the determination when the border is secure, she will declare it secure on day one and Obama will begin passing out free citizenship tickets to illegals.

Rubio is frantically trying to sell out America to the illegals. Why he is doing it is for someone else to answer. The fact that he IS doing it is there for all of us to witness. He is a liar and a snake.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Grambo, 2/4/2013 12:03:47 PM     (No. 9157594)

Oh dear.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/4/2013 12:14:26 PM     (No. 9157619)

WRONG ANSWER!

Bureaucracies were created by Libs to control all of us. Time to get rid of them!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jerseyden, 2/4/2013 12:26:04 PM     (No. 9157647)

When will the Pubies get it in their thick heads that you should never give a dem the final say on anything important to the security of the US. and the safety of it´s citizens.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Coy860, 2/4/2013 12:31:27 PM     (No. 9157663)

#4..Rubio is exposing the democrats..there it is out front and in the open for all to see.
Republicans want the border secured first..democrats do not.
Let´s cool it a little and let it play out.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 2/4/2013 12:36:37 PM     (No. 9157673)

In the name of calm consideration and collective effort I think it only prudent that Janet Reno should also be on that committee.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: olcap, 2/4/2013 12:50:22 PM     (No. 9157714)

From the article: "even with the trigger endorsed by Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), a member of the Gang of Eight, the Senate framework would grant immediate amnesty to 11 million illegal immigrants." - Rosemary Jenks, NumbersUSA.

Appears Marco is flat out lying, because what Jenks is saying, is that on day one, they literally receive amnesty. Rubio´s triggers, at that point, become useless and impossible. And he fully knows this. The RINO.





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Reply 11 - Posted by: noproblems, 2/4/2013 1:16:54 PM     (No. 9157767)

this is a non-starter and one wonders if the Dimms want it that way to keep it an issue

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Reply 12 - Posted by: bighambone, 2/4/2013 1:31:31 PM     (No. 9157803)

If the Stupid Party allows any law to go through that gives Napolitano the final say on border security, before the Republicans figure out what happened, Napolitano will have 10 million or more of the legalized aliens registered as Democrat voters.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: schnapps, 2/4/2013 2:28:58 PM     (No. 9157944)

Fox reports that henhouse security is adequate. No further surveillance needed.


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