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House group ´on the cusp´ of
deal on immigration reform

The Hill [Washington, DC], by Bernie Becker& Russell Berman

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/8/2013 2:33:29 PM

LANSDOWNE, Va. – A bipartisan House group working on immigration is “on the cusp” of an agreement, a senior House Democrat participating in the talks said Friday. Rep. Xavier Becerra (Calif.), the chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, told reporters that lawmakers on both sides of the aisle were being pragmatic about the issue, and that he was hopeful the Senate would also deliver on legislation soon. “The reality is that we are on the cusp of actually having an opportunity to put forward a bipartisan proposal in the House of Representatives,” Becerra said at a

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Oh joy. I can´t wait to see how bad we will get hosed. s/o

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bubby, 2/8/2013 2:54:06 PM     (No. 9166049)

Goodbye country. Get ready for another 20 million Hispanics to illegally "immigrate" to the United Suckers of America in the next several years. All of them will be low skilled and uneducated and will demand all kinds of entitlements. The border will never be secured no matter the promises or laws made. There is now no difference between the two parties except in terms of magnitude. Either party is going to drive us over the fiscal cliff one at high speed and the other at cruising speed. Game over.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: olcap, 2/8/2013 3:09:16 PM     (No. 9166068)

Yep the RINOs are selling out this country and its CITIZENS for the illegals who broke our laws to be here.

Would any RINOs like to inform us rubes?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 2/8/2013 3:29:20 PM     (No. 9166121)

We´re doomed.

RINO = lemming

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Johnny Angle, 2/8/2013 3:39:25 PM     (No. 9166138)

Step 1: Do your job and secure the border.
Step 2: We´ll figure out that after you do Step 1.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: veritas, 2/8/2013 3:52:30 PM     (No. 9166161)

Oh, crab.

Where did these morons get the idea they were elected to give away America´s sovereignty and tear down the rule of law?

The book´s right. "Throw ´em all out." All!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: saguni, 2/8/2013 4:14:55 PM     (No. 9166192)

The United States of America....R.I.P.

It used to be known as a Nation of Laws.

But now wants to reward criminals to the detriment of citizens (who lose jobs to the "out of status", formerly known as illegal aliens, who work for substandard wages) and also to the detriment of the law-abiding, well-qualified immigrant applicants, who are already waiting in line in their own countries, thereby proving that crime now pays when it comes to entry into this former Nation of Laws.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: bighambone, 2/8/2013 11:57:56 PM     (No. 9166714)

The politicians from both political parties who are "on the cusp" of dealing for another amnesty are the same politicians who have always been calling for amnesty.

If the Republicans give the Democrats the political cover they need to grant US citizenship and US voting rights to between 11 and 20 million illegal aliens, it will be curtains for the Republicans, who will have committed long term political suicide by handing the Democrats 10 million or so new voters.

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