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GOP Amnesty: The Final Last Straw
American Thinker, by J.T. Hatter

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Posted By:mikkins2, 2/4/2014 1:47:55 PM

The Republican Party is pushing immigration reform, and the GOP´s new apparent political adviser, Chuck Schumer, gleefully approves. Next, the Democrat senator will be advising the party on gun control, government spending, abortion and homosexual marriage. We finally have a news cycle that exposes Obama and his socialist Democrats´ biggest blunder, the absolute worst piece of legislation in the history of the nation -- Obamacare. And the GOP´s response is to divert national attention to an illegal immigration reform plan that most Americans adamantly oppose. Is the Republican leadership insane? The editors at National Review call the GOP immigration reform push "one

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The question is will Republicans finally take a stand against the Republican Establishment or will they continue to dutifully vote for those that choose to wreck this country?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: STLstudent, 2/4/2014 2:20:36 PM     (No. 9719219)

The article asks if Republican leaders are insane. Even as completely stupid as the Republican Congressional leaders are, they can´t be this stupid. They are "on the take." There is money to be made by Congressional leaders who pass legislation to help businesses import cheap labor. Boehner will be a rich man if he gets the 20+ million illegal aliens "legalized."

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Reply 2 - Posted by: bpl40, 2/4/2014 2:26:56 PM     (No. 9719229)

Three point plan could work - though the ´Rats will never go for it.

1. Seal the border first - yes it can be done
2. Expeditious legalization for those not guilty of other crimes
3. Path to citizenship ONLY of those born here or brought here as minors i.e.17 or younger.
Just watch Reid/Schumer/Pelosi hemming hawing and finding excuses.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: philsner, 2/4/2014 2:27:40 PM     (No. 9719232)

A moat with alligators? Project and exaggerate much?

To a lib, just enforcing the existing immigration laws is as draconian as importing man eating alligators.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: StormCnter, 2/4/2014 2:45:02 PM     (No. 9719255)

Actually, a moat with alligators is just as realistic as gathering up all the illegals and busing them home.

Neither is achievable, of course, so it´s silly to pretend otherwise. Anyone living in a southwestern state knows this.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Pros7767, 2/4/2014 2:56:47 PM     (No. 9719266)

The point here is don´t do anything until after the November elections, when hopefully we can win the senate. Controlling the Senate allows Republicans to control the conversation and ultimate legislation.

Focus on jobs and Obamacare only. DON´T let the Dems control the conversation or they´re playing right into their hands.

How friggin stupid are these people?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Grambo, 2/4/2014 3:12:59 PM     (No. 9719293)

Eleven million illegals living in the shadows are not an immediate existential threat to the country. Seventeen trillion dollars of debt and Islamic fascism are. Priorities matter.

In the meantime, the Democrat’s most excellent health care adventure has put on display the most garish example of Progressive big government failure in the history of the country. Let’s have an election referendum on that, and give the immigration stuff a rest.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: Rafter, 2/4/2014 3:39:55 PM     (No. 9719337)

"Were you about to complain about ObamaKare and its horrors?
Oh, look! One of our poor illegal aliens, I mean, undocumented workers...
let´s talk about that instead... "

Please let us survive this election year intact as a nation.
Preferably with a GOP House and Senate for 2015.
Whatever that may be worth at this point.

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