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Left Tries To Divide Conservatives
To Secure Immigration Amnesty

PJ Media, by Matthew Vadum

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 3/2/2013 11:52:14 AM

In the soul-searching saga that has followed Mitt Romney’s defeat in November, some leading Republicans claim that to stave off political oblivion the GOP must wholeheartedly embrace comprehensive immigration reform including amnesty for those illegal aliens already in the country. This is wishful thinking, of course. According to various studies including a Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) report, pandering to Latino voters will not gain the Republican Party Hispanic-American votes. Latinos are particularly hard to win over to the Republican side because they tend to be

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It´s also not helpful that the RINO´s in the party are also trying to divide us. I will never understand why any Republican would believe 0bama. If he will not enforce the law now he will never enforce some new immigration law that requires closing the border first.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bighambone, 3/2/2013 12:22:53 PM     (No. 9204709)

Liberals and some RINOS tell the wimpy Republicans that to avoid political oblivion they must cave and give Obama and the liberal Democrats the political cover they need to pass an amnesty for just about all the 11-20 million illegal aliens now in the USA, along with a special path to citizenship for the would be legalized aliens. You have to ask why would the liberal Democrats be advising the wimpy Republicans about that, and if it were true why would the liberal Democrats give a damn?

The truth is that by going along with any sort of amnesty that includes a special path to citizenship for the 11-20 million would be legalized aliens, the Republicans would be handing the liberal Democrats about 10 million or more eventual new foreign born liberal Democrat voters in the years ahead, while the Republican share of the so-called Hispanic vote might go up a couple of points if at all.

Remember most illegal aliens are poor generally uneducated people who are low skilled, earn a low wage, and have big families. Right now as illegal aliens, they have no choice but to accept a lot of undesirable jobs at low pay, but once legalized, they will become eligible for all sorts of benefits and services provided by government funded social welfare safety networks. With human nature being what it is, many of the would be legalized aliens, once eligible for welfare benefits are no longer going to be accepting those undesirable jobs, and will move to apply for any sort of welfare benefits, services, and disability payouts for which they become eligible. Those people are not going to be voting for conservatives or Republicans no matter what some Republicans are saying!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: heartlandconservative, 3/2/2013 12:52:54 PM     (No. 9204764)

MISLEADING HEADLINE; Conservatives are not divided.
Rinos, moderates, left of center and country club repugnats are divided.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Fat Elvis, 3/2/2013 1:02:35 PM     (No. 9204781)

The go along to get along Republicans are foolishly convinced that the criminals they legalize will be so grateful that they will vote Republican.
Wake up, GOP. The traitorous Left is laughing at you.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Dragonslayer2, 3/2/2013 1:18:46 PM     (No. 9204795)

Coming into our country illegally is what we call "illegal". Why should someone who who is here illegally be given amnesty?

Someone has said that we should encourage the infusion of new talents and skills into our country as a valuable resource. From what I have been told by a resident of the southwestern United States, these people, by and large, do not have those talents and skills.

Why shouldn´t we act in our own best interest, not theirs? At the minimum, they should go to the back of the line and be judged inividually on their merits.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 3/2/2013 3:43:30 PM     (No. 9204965)

Pandering to Mexicans on the illegal alien issue will not get the GOP a single vote. There are a couple of ditty little secrets here. One is that most longtime Mexican residents of the US do not want more illegals. Two is that Mexican hostility toward the GOP is race driven. The GOP is perceived as the white male party. The Dems are the minority party. Despite many Mexicans sharing family values and even fiscal conservatism with the GOP, race trumps everything.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TXknitter, 3/2/2013 5:53:14 PM     (No. 9205117)

Also, despite those family values which mirror conservatives, Mexicans have unwed birth rates second to African-Americans. Their families like their teen daughters accessing WIC, Medicaid, etc. These folks will vote for who gives the goodies.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: MDConservative, 3/2/2013 6:03:26 PM     (No. 9205129)

It´s the revenge of Bob Michel, the Republican House Minority Leader who, for seven Congresses (´81-´95) exemplified "Going Along to Get Along."

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ConradNY, 3/2/2013 7:38:19 PM     (No. 9205208)

Illegal immigration must become a felony with significant penalties. Same for those that help them. The constitution must be amended to end anchor babies.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: FormerDem, 3/3/2013 12:42:32 AM     (No. 9205433)

I don´t think the Democrats want all those pro-life voters. I think they want to raise the issue and then lose to the Republicans, as many times as possible.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: suedotsue, 3/3/2013 6:47:14 AM     (No. 9205512)

It´s a myth than any soul searching went on. The GOP wanted Obama to win, it´s much better for them that Obama won. Even NPR said it was better for Boehner that Obama won. It´s better for the GOP that articles like this are written because they waste time.

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