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Gutierrez: 40-50 House Republicans
will back immigration reform

The Hill (Washington D.C.), by Ian Swanson

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 8/9/2013 12:33:50 PM

Forty to 50 House Republicans will support immigration reform, Rep. Luis Gutiérrez (D-Ill.) predicted Thursday. Gutiérrez said many of the Republicans supportive of immigration reform don’t want to be identified, but he insisted they would support comprehensive immigration reform. “If they ask me today, go find those 40 to 50 Republicans, I’ll tell them I found them. I know where they’re at,” Gutiérrez said in an interview with Ed O’Keefe at The Washington Post.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mc squared, 8/9/2013 12:40:49 PM     (No. 9466054)

Do I dare suggest that conservatives not re-elect these reps again or should I pull the lever for the Pubbie because the other guy is worse?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 8/9/2013 12:41:37 PM     (No. 9466056)

The Hill... take it with a grain of salt.

But, we will get it stuck to us eventually by Boehner.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/9/2013 12:43:48 PM     (No. 9466059)

Republicans who vote for this do so at their political peril.
They WILL be punished.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: miceal, 8/9/2013 12:48:22 PM     (No. 9466069)

ANY Republican who votes for this treason needs to be horse whipped... Just sayin´...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 8/9/2013 12:49:18 PM     (No. 9466071)

What a relief. Only 40 to 50 self-destructive idiots in the House. How did we get so lucky?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: William1, 8/9/2013 12:53:38 PM     (No. 9466077)

We can either vote against them or just let the inevitable demographic tsunami wash them away. Me, I´ll just not vote, period.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: joew9, 8/9/2013 1:06:00 PM     (No. 9466093)

No reason to bother with a movement to vote them out of office. They are inevitably voting themselves out of office.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: pixie1942, 8/9/2013 1:12:17 PM     (No. 9466102)

the states that these rhinos are elected from should not get past the next primary!!!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Starlifter Nav, 8/9/2013 1:12:30 PM     (No. 9466103)

"Just not voting" got you Barrack Obama.



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Reply 10 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 8/9/2013 1:12:31 PM     (No. 9466104)

Would a Democrat lie?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: graniteman2009, 8/9/2013 1:16:29 PM     (No. 9466114)

I hope that they have updated their resumes.

I wonder if any of them would be qualifies for the golden arches



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Reply 12 - Posted by: spincut, 8/9/2013 1:18:50 PM     (No. 9466118)

This information from a radical left wing La Raza guy. Take it in the spirit it was given.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 8/9/2013 1:24:53 PM     (No. 9466127)

People here keep saying that these traitor RINO´s are going to get ´´punished´´.

Who is going to be left to punish them? With 50,000,000 new citizens -- all voting for their saviors, the Demon-RATS, a Republican won´t have a shot of being elected dogcatcher in what is currently a very Republican state.

Those RINO´s (if they really exist) are committing career suicide, and taking the rest of this nation down with them.

But they don´t have to worry about Republicans punishing them. A party with no power really can´t do that...

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Reply 14 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 8/9/2013 1:35:29 PM     (No. 9466139)

Not a problem for the RINOs, as soon as it passes they will switch parties.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: nina584, 8/9/2013 1:44:37 PM     (No. 9466151)

Not a penny for the RNC.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: horacer, 8/9/2013 1:50:30 PM     (No. 9466153)

I don´t ever believe a word Gutierrez says. I doubt there are 20 who would back the Senate plan. He won´t tell you the names because they don´t exist. Until proven otherwise I´ll take Boehner at his word that no bill will come to the floor without majority GOP support. He wants to hold on to the Speakership.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 8/9/2013 1:53:40 PM     (No. 9466156)

Like everyone else, I´m sick of the idiot politicians on ´´our´´ side who actually think that once we legalize them, we´ll be able to convince all the Obammigrants that we´re better for their lives than the Democrats.

For some, yes. They will be drawn to our philosophies of smaller government and more individual freedoms and corresponding responsibilities, and will want to further themselves and live their idea of the American Dream (and be free of poverty and violence in Mexico).

But there are a great many latinos who (1) think their country was split and stolen from them, and they want it back, and (2) who think that living off the largesse of the American government is just great! They get nothing in Mexico - no government assistance at all, and here it´s great. Too many of them, and real Americans for that matter, don´t realize understand that ´´Government´´ equals TAXPAYERS, that Government doesn´t just print money and make it worth something. (Oh, wait....)

And how many OTMs come across that border on a daily basis with the specific and determined intent to infiltrate this country and KILL US ALL?

We are living in insane times.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: HistoryBuff, 8/9/2013 2:06:05 PM     (No. 9466170)

Watch for my party resignation.

You took me for granted, now go buddy up to your new friends, I´m going independant.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: nonsense, 8/9/2013 2:09:20 PM     (No. 9466179)

A very damaging thing to do to the country. We are bankrupt. Flooding the Welfare rolls with tens of millions of "new" illegals will be disastrous.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: yuban, 8/9/2013 2:35:12 PM     (No. 9466216)

Maybe in 30 yrs, when we are deciding on legalizing the next batch of illegals, we can get them to vote for us. Nah, didn´t think so.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: dman, 8/9/2013 2:39:49 PM     (No. 9466223)

Ominous if true. We´ll find out soon enough. There will be consequences if so. Will the Hispanic vote compensate for the loss of the conservative vote? Will it, GOP??

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Penney, 8/9/2013 3:42:08 PM     (No. 9466307)

What, another Illinois Big talker?!!!

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Reply 23 - Posted by: M Stuart, 8/9/2013 5:00:40 PM     (No. 9466404)

Rampant vote fraud got us BHO the second time.

Add Ron Paul´s snit fit to that also. Rand will have to demonstrate that he is not like his father in that he would take his toys& go home if he didn´t get the nomination.


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Reply 24 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/9/2013 5:05:46 PM     (No. 9466411)

Here we have a very partisan liberal Democrat allegedly speaking for 40-50 House Republicans who he says support the liberal Democrat so-called immigration reform bill.

Where are the Republicans? You have to figure that since they cannot speak for themselves as to their support of the liberal Democrat amnesty bill, that they just simply don´t have a pair, and are intent on wimping along into what will be long-term political suicide for both themselves and the Republican Party.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Wakeupcall, 8/9/2013 5:39:04 PM     (No. 9466433)

There are 40 - 50 RINO´s still in the house.

They must be ready to be retired and change to Marxist democrats.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: William1, 8/9/2013 5:54:32 PM     (No. 9466447)

Excuse me, Poster #9. But Zero appears to have been elected twice, even after I voted against him both times. The nerve of the man!

I´ve lived too many years with the hogwash about the lesser of two evils and endless incremental sellouts by the Pubs you appear so fond of. They seem to want to cement their eradication by this immigration capitulation and want to hand Zero the victory to boot. So, enjoy your Whig Party Convention in 2016.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 8/9/2013 8:57:49 PM     (No. 9466672)

I doubt anything this lying traitor says. Republicans will commit political suicide on this issue.

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