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Immigration-Reform Opponents
Suspect a Ruse

National Review Online, by Andrew Stiles

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Posted By:athina, 2/5/2014 12:10:32 PM

Opponents of the Senate Gang of Eight legislation have long been wary of the House leadership’s intentions with respect to immigration reform. They are perhaps even more skeptical now that proponents are already downplaying the odds of success. House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan (R., Wis.), one of the most prominent GOP advocates for comprehensive immigration reform, told ABC News’s George Stephanopoulos on Sunday that reform’s prospects were “clearly in doubt.” Opponents of comprehensive reform say they have reason to suspect a ruse. For example, the fate of the Gang of Eight legislation was frequently called into question, even though

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 2/5/2014 12:24:24 PM     (No. 9720490)

Whenever a person in Congress says the prospects for a piece of legislation are “clearly in doubt”, that means we about to get screwed.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: william1, 2/5/2014 1:06:05 PM     (No. 9720550)

The jerkweed RINOS only show cunning when it comes to attempting to deceive its own supporters.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 2/5/2014 1:24:56 PM     (No. 9720581)

The underlying issue in this article is that conservative republicans in the house do not trust the leadership.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: frenesi1, 2/5/2014 1:29:24 PM     (No. 9720595)

I wouldn´t trust Paul Ryan for love or money. He showed us his true character.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bighambone, 2/5/2014 1:29:57 PM     (No. 9720598)

Obviously there are a lot of people, not all of them Democrats, who are attempting to sabotage the Republican´s chances in the November election by making a political issue of a big amnesty for illegal aliens that is bound to end up with the Republicans committing political suicide both in the long and short terms.

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