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GOP preps for its big immigration play
MSNBC, by Benjy Sarlin

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Posted By:mikkins2, 1/11/2014 9:20:28 AM

Immigration reform: surprisingly not dead! That’s the message top House Republicans are sending as the new year kicks off. Speaker John Boehner is working with his caucus this month on a set of “principles” that will guide them in crafting a legislative response to the bipartisan Senate bill that passed long ago. In a very heartening sign for immigration activists, House Judiciary Chair Bob Goodlatte – the caucus’ point man on the issue – suggested to Telemundo on Friday that these principles could include some kind of legalization program for the nation’s undocumented immigrants. That would be a breakthrough for

Oh, its coming folks. I have said before that the reason the Chamber of Commerce and other Republican Establishment groups are rattling their sabers is because Boehner told them he would need assurances from them that they would pour money in to help defeat the Tea Party primary challengers they are almost guaranteed to face when Boehner and crew go after the Hispanic vote.

Remember this is all about votes and money, not the actual problem with the current immigration system.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 1/11/2014 9:59:27 AM     (No. 9688040)

I wonder if there is a way to calculate the number of house and senate seats the Pubs will lose if they do this?

I guess the guys at the top don´t care since they very likely won´t lose theirs.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Freeloader, 1/11/2014 10:07:51 AM     (No. 9688057)

"GOP Preps For Its Big Immigration Play"

Headline Correction:

"GOP Preps For Its ´Battle Of Waterloo´ Campaign On Illegal Alien Issues---A Complete Rout Of GOP Ranks In November, 2014, Is Predicted"

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Reply 3 - Posted by: William1, 1/11/2014 10:16:49 AM     (No. 9688074)

If memory serves me right, Rove only gained Bush 40% of the Hispanic vote when he last ran for Texas governor. So this is the template for gazillions of new voters as new blood for the Republicans?

I do no believe the establishment wants to win elections. Minority status is easier than governing. Besides, you get the table scraps!

I´ll sit out 2014 if this amnesty passes. Better to die fighting than on your knees.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Bpl40, 1/11/2014 10:31:04 AM     (No. 9688097)

Accept every demand of the Democrats except citizenship for those who entered the country illegally as adults. That will smoke the ´Rats out and they will be forced to own up their true intentions in front of the voters.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 1/11/2014 10:34:57 AM     (No. 9688102)

Yeah...sit out ´14 and leave the Senate in dem hands.

Sounds like a plan.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 1/11/2014 10:40:49 AM     (No. 9688111)

Is it just possible we can wait to see if a crime is committed before we chop off their heads? Posters are willing to take MSNBC´s musings (and the OP´s) about what House leaders are going to propose?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: lil dotty, 1/11/2014 10:45:33 AM     (No. 9688120)

As an American Patriot I refuse to be manipulated by a crybaby like Boehner and his diaper changers. They wish to shoot themselves, have at it. There is no compromise until the borders are CLOSED ...PERIOD!!!! Got it? You want this vote, you either get the picture or shove on out of here. Just as I´ve never voted for a rat since the ´wise´ owl gore, I´ll never vote another pub if they should allow our sovereign nation to be invaded by non US Citizens This I swear on my Holy Bible.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: mnwxyz, 1/11/2014 11:28:59 AM     (No. 9688178)

You know those return envelopes that come with RNC begging-for-dollars letters? ALWAYS, ALWAYS send those back, & enclose a note telling Reince to "get it from La Raza instead"-- you know, at one of his "regularly scheduled meetings" with them that he used to brag about.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 1/11/2014 11:32:29 AM     (No. 9688183)

Yesterday I received yet another begging letter from the RNC. I wrote my thoughts on amnesty, "path to citizenship" and legalization and told them the needed to fight the Dems and not the Tea Party. I then popped it back in their postpaid envelop and sent it back to them without a check.

I´ve been doing this for months, and the volume of Republican appeals is clearly diminishing (both phone and mail), but they´re still trying.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: mnwxyz, 1/11/2014 12:19:40 PM     (No. 9688250)

"big immigration play"? Meet "record low identify as Republicans"!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: JediJerry, 1/11/2014 12:26:09 PM     (No. 9688258)

GOP preps for a Perfect Circular Firing Squad as Boehner hands out the loaded rifles and extra ammo in case someone misses.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: William1, 1/11/2014 12:32:58 PM     (No. 9688267)

Sorry you disagree, Poster #5. I don´t know how old you are, but you seem to have a far greater appetite for BS than I do.

The way this amnesty deal is shaping up, the Republicans will be complicit in its passage. So do you expect me to approve?

Sometimes things can be restored, and sometimes things need to be torn down. You can waste you time tinkering if you wish.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: mnwxyz, 1/11/2014 12:33:24 PM     (No. 9688269)

Yes. All the GOP had to do was sit down & shut up, & watch the gold fall into their lap, thx to Obamacare. But... no. Of course not! Let´s see how ginning up the amnesty issue plays out, instead, shall we?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: brownshoepogue, 1/11/2014 12:41:18 PM     (No. 9688280)

This site´s RINO lovers and gop collectivists are expressing more and more angst each passing day. Poor babies. they are much comfortable berating conservatives then going after progressive dems/socialists and sellout gop pols such as sen jean petain, boner, ms. linsey, and others.
Losers. If it wasn´t for conservatives and those who ID themselves as TEA supporters, the gop would be the minority in the house, they would be most comfortable serving coffee to pelosi and asking her permission to be in the daily photo op with bam, harry and her.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Crashnburn, 1/11/2014 2:23:37 PM     (No. 9688399)

Piggybacking on another poster´s thoughts:
"The GOP establishment doesn´t get beat up by the presstitutes when they go after the Tea Party and other conservatives, and they get beat up big time when the go after the Socialist DemonicRats, which they should be doing.

We have to hold their feet to the fire long enough for them to see the light!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: toodles3956, 1/11/2014 2:26:06 PM     (No. 9688403)

I won´t be voting for any Republican that votes for any kind of amnesty.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 1/11/2014 2:28:05 PM     (No. 9688404)

#12, my point was that too many of us shoot before we aim. Often, the result is predictably unfavorable.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/11/2014 2:34:42 PM     (No. 9688408)

It´s pretty simple the Democrats want to grant the vast illegal alien population group a permanent immigration status that will eventually attain them eventual US voting rights as the Democrats have been using both illegal and legal immigration as a voter generating machine now since the mid 1960´s.

The Republicans will want to grant the illegal alien population group a (temporary) immigration status that will allow them to legally work in the US as the primary factor in both illegal and legal immigration that draws Republican interest is that immigration continues to generate as much cheap labor for their business oriented supporters as possibly.

It looks like the Democrats are angling to use both a big amnesty and expanded further immigration to change the balance of the American electorate to their favor in a big way by eventually infusing tens of millions of new mostly poor and generally uneducated foreign born people into the American voting process in the years ahead. The Republicans would have to be political moron to facilitate that happening.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Sunhan65, 1/11/2014 3:06:03 PM     (No. 9688446)

The problem with waiting is that by time you know what congressional Republicans are going to do, they´ve already done you in. The best thing to do is the opposite of what #6 advises: Let them know now what they must not do, and then go after anyone who tries to do it.

Our current GOP leaders are addicted to power and devoid of principle in how they acquire and maintain it. We need tough love for our rollover Republican friends. The more pressure we put on them not to cave, the more their innate fear of political risk will overwhelm their natural desire to compromise with the Democrats. They´re spineless. So we need to provide the backbone.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/11/2014 9:19:51 PM     (No. 9688750)

These GOP Morons had better take care of our Veterans before they start this Hog Wash about immigration!!!! Is the GOP really the party Stuck On Stupid?

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