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Schumer: Goal is immigration
bill at end of week

National Review Online, by Eliana Johnson

Original Article

Posted By:Fiesta del sol, 4/7/2013 12:02:25 PM

If all goes as planned, the “Gang of Eight” will unveil their immigration legislation at the end of the week, Chuck Schumer said on CBS’s Face the Nation. “Over the past two weeks, we’ve made great progress. (Snip) Schumer explained that no bill will be put forth until all eight senators agree upon its contents, but added, “Hopefully, we can get that done by the end of the week.” Appearing alongside John McCain, the two “gang” members lavished praise on each other.

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Is McCain a useful idiot or a democrat? And why in tarnation is all of this being done behind closed doors? Why is Rubio allowing secret negotiations with gang members?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ZurichMike, 4/7/2013 12:04:15 PM     (No. 9263901)

John McCain -- get him off the political stage.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 4/7/2013 12:10:07 PM     (No. 9263904)

They have to pass it, so that we can find out what´s in it. s/

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Wilko, 4/7/2013 12:16:22 PM     (No. 9263916)

More "Drive-through" legislation is not what´s needed. Enforcement is the answer. How ´bout some of that for a change?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: noproblems, 4/7/2013 12:23:49 PM     (No. 9263926)

this about getting the House for democrats; to pass something in the Senate that will divide republicans or make the republicans look bad to the electorate.

Rubio has one shot to get this right. He will either be a hero or a fool



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Reply 5 - Posted by: Nimby, 4/7/2013 12:26:31 PM     (No. 9263932)

#4 Rubio is a fool to be in secret negotiation with gangsters. I thought that the law enforcement agencies go after gang members?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bubby, 4/7/2013 12:30:13 PM     (No. 9263937)

#4 Rubio can only be a hero if he walks away. The border will never be secured no matter what the Democrats promise. We can secure the border between north and south Korea but not our own. The Democrats will get 11-30 million new voters under this version of amnesty. The new voters the GOP will get is minimal. Why the GOP is so enthused about giving amnesty to illegals escapes me.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: The Advocate, 4/7/2013 12:57:55 PM     (No. 9263980)

Rubio should not have allowed himself to get co opted by mc Cain, graham and the serpentine Shumer.
Chaffetz is doing great work by actually being on the border.
When 60 Mexican children can walk across the border to US taxpayer funded schools and return daily across an international border- we have a total disregard for Amity Shales The Forgotten Man" eg the one who PAYS!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: phx4546, 4/7/2013 1:11:12 PM     (No. 9263998)

McCain may have to move to Mass. if he keeps going as he has in this term. His legacy in AZ. is shot. He is being recognized as an old fool who doesn´t know where he is or what he is doing lately.

Send him an e-mail about an issue, ask for a response, he just ignors you.

Just think he tried to run for pres.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: pickle1, 4/7/2013 1:31:40 PM     (No. 9264019)

Schumer has skin in the drug cartel game.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Heil Liberals, 4/7/2013 2:01:22 PM     (No. 9264053)

Our republic is flat-lining, and without severe measures it is all but dead. These are the tactics of banana republics. No debate. No deliberation. No chance for the citizens in whose names they rule to even know what the rules are or how they are being changed.

I read a quote somewhere today that nations are seldom murdered, but die of suicide. The gun is at our collective American heads.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Penney, 4/7/2013 2:05:15 PM     (No. 9264060)

Are all dem pols but advocates for ILLEGAL aliens?!! Such lobbiests for, ´undocumented democrats,´ forget/ignore their oaths of office to the American citizens. mmm mmm mmm

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Reply 12 - Posted by: horacer, 4/7/2013 2:23:28 PM     (No. 9264087)

The House hasn´t come up with anything yet. Even if the senate does pass a bill, the house has to pass a bill and then they go to conference. Odds of no bill passing out of conference - 90%.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 4/7/2013 2:31:54 PM     (No. 9264104)

Something´s rotten in ...the Senate.

FIRST: the Gangs are eager to find a way for people who have blatantly broken our National laws, who continue to do so as they live in the USA and use our resources at TAX-payer expense to become --what?-- some sort of quasi-citizen (a condition which they´d soon cry about because it´s discriminatory).

THEN: the Gangs are eager to curtail and even end a Right belonging to Citizens, the "Right to keep and bear arms..." a Right which "shall not be infringed." This they´d like to do to Citizens who HAVE NOT broken the Law.

They ought to investigate why gun laws already "on the books" are not enforced.

They ought to re-examine the (Lefty) policies regarding the de-institutionalization of the mentally ill.

End Senate Gangsterism!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: dr fate, 4/7/2013 5:10:49 PM     (No. 9264268)

Gang Member Rubio {R-Mexico} is already the fool for pushing this Un-American legislation along with scum-of-the-earth like Schumer and Durbin. His phony appearance as a conservative has been exposed early in the game. If his "dream" were to come true then millions of welfare loving immigrants would ensure Democratic rule in perpetuity. Therefore, he is either a turncoat or a political moron not worth my vote on any future endeavor.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Spidey, 4/7/2013 6:38:59 PM     (No. 9264350)

The real problem here is Obama who wants immediate sanctuary for all illegals in the country.At that point a path to citizenship is moot.They can vote with a damn electric bill.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: dman, 4/7/2013 7:54:30 PM     (No. 9264401)

D.O.A.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: TXknitter, 4/7/2013 11:55:25 PM     (No. 9264607)

#8. The pathetic part is he is not behaving any differently than he has the last 15 years and the dumb voters KEEP him in the Senate.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: rod reese, 4/8/2013 9:45:38 AM     (No. 9265051)

Deport Schumer along with the illegals. And send that bum McCain with them. He can carry their suitcases.

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