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Levin: Boehner, Cantor, Ryan
Expanding Welfare State
by Pushing Amnesty

Breitbart´s Big Government, by Matthew Boyle

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Posted By:mikkins2, 1/12/2014 8:24:29 AM

Radio’s Mark Levin on Friday evening excoriated House GOP leadership, particularly House Speaker John Boehner, Majority Leader Eric Cantor and Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan, for their immigration policies that will end up aiding an increased welfare state. We’ve talked about Obama and his economic record, which is worse than Jimmy Carter’s. Now, what are we going to do about it in this country? They have a new idea. In addition to increasing unemployment compensation, or I should say extending, in addition to more food stamps and more disability insurance—in other words, expand the welfare side of the state rather

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Its all about votes and money to the Republican Establishment. One has to wonder if this has turned into them cashing out and giving the conservative base a one finger salute as they exit stage left.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: maryc, 1/12/2014 8:34:34 AM     (No. 9689009)

And these new ´citizens´ are going to vote for whom ?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: judy, 1/12/2014 8:34:40 AM     (No. 9689010)

No doubt the republican party has gone down hill since Boehner, Ryan & Cantor. My doubts it will ever recover. Whatever gave the repubs the idea to destroy the base is the way to go.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: M2, 1/12/2014 8:38:37 AM     (No. 9689015)

Hysteria aside, do we know what Boehner´s plan contains or are some people assuming that it will be Democrat lite?

For example, will Boehner´s plan contain freebies, welfare checks and voting rights for illegals, or will it be mostly about allowing them to do seasonal work, pay taxes, and live here to work in jobs that need doing but that low-skilled Americans won´t do?

Perhaps Boehner should be given a chance to solve this real problem in stages, as he claims he wants to do, rather than jumping ugly on him right away.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 1/12/2014 8:53:11 AM     (No. 9689033)

So far, Crying John has sided more with Our Dear Reader than the Conservatives in the GOP.

Until he shows me that he is willing to fight, I fully expect him to cave again to the Socialists...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 1/12/2014 9:02:59 AM     (No. 9689040)

So far, I haven´t renewed my membership in the GOP. Every time they send me a request for money, I return it with a piece of my mind written on it. Amnesty will be the tipping point.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rinktum, 1/12/2014 9:09:41 AM     (No. 9689048)

It is not my intention to bash Boehner or jump ugly on him. However, he has not been the best advocate for conservative solutions. I do believe Levin when he suggests that it is all about the money. Surely, Republicans can see that amnesty is not in the best interest of the American worker, but it is greatly of interest to business owners. What is missing in this discussion is the effect on our culture. We are a creating Bosnia-like effect instead of the melting pot that has made us Americans. Amnesty is just wrong on so many levels and the dunderheads in Washington DC can´t see past their own personal agendas to do the right thing for this country. It takes courage to lead and do what is right and I just don´t believe that those who agree with amnesty are showing any courage or real critical thinking skills because amnesty will be a disaster for this country on so many different levels. Let´s have a discussion and lay out the pros and cons and I believe reasonable people will agree that amnesty is not the answer.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Starlady, 1/12/2014 9:42:36 AM     (No. 9689087)

I agree that John Boehner´s reason to push this is because he wants to become a rich Lobbyist in the near future. He probably wants out of this headache job as Speaker. He has been the absolute worst.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: wtm, 1/12/2014 10:46:24 AM     (No. 9689174)

We all need to make this election, the election of "Putting Americans back to work first", then we can talk about Amnesty !!!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: JediJerry, 1/12/2014 11:04:36 AM     (No. 9689197)

Mark, those guys are the face of Republican Progressives. They are trying to cash in on policies the Democrats use to keep winning elections. Take their ideas and use them to steal some voters from the other side. They may win some but they will lose more than they gain. Voter candy works every time. It´s like hunting bears with barrels full of cake, donuts and candy bars.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Freeloader, 1/12/2014 11:18:28 AM     (No. 9689217)

"Levin: Boehner, Cantor, Ryan Expanding Welfare State By Pushing Amnesty"

Headline Correction:

"Republicrat Cheese Eating Surrender Monkeys, Boehner, Cantor, Ryan, Ignoring ´Laws Of The Land´---Committing Acts Of Sedition And High Treason Pushing Amnesty For Illegal Aliens"

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Reply 11 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 1/12/2014 11:54:01 AM     (No. 9689265)

@#3: you state in your post ´allowing them to do seasonal work, pay taxes, and live here to work in jobs that need doing but that low-skilled Americans won´t do?´ Illegals are already here doing these things. Why pass legislation? That would sound more like surrender to me.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: MDConservative, 1/12/2014 12:48:40 PM     (No. 9689314)

Outside of blind eye enforcement, what "reforms" to the current law are necessary? When it was passed, the law was hailed as bi-partisan and humanitarian. What´s changed?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/12/2014 1:58:31 PM     (No. 9689389)

Look at it this way, if the entire illegal alien population group are legalized, and all their foreign relatives get to come here as the Democrats so-called immigration reform bill provides, in the years ahead about 85% of them will become new Democrat voters. That´s a pretty sure percentage based upon historical fact after past amnesties. We are talking about tens of millions of new mostly poor and generally uneducated low wage earning foreign born people who would have the potential to change the voter demographics and thus the political balance of the USA permanently in the favor of the Democrats.

Some Republicans are pleased as punch to go along, because in the short term such a legalization policy would flood the legal US labor market with cheap foreign labor and thus depress US wages in any industry where the newly legalized aliens could be hired, and not only in traditional low wage industries that up to this point have hired illegal aliens. That means that all those tens of millions of foreign workers and their foreign family members would legally be entitled to compete against American workers for just about every job out there.

Once those legalized aliens became Democrat voters, it would become politically impossible to effectively enforce the immigration laws or the borderline. The end result being that the USA would be a welfare state with open borders. How would all that help the average American?



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