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How the Tea Party Cornered John
Boehner on Immigration

Breitbart´s Big Government, by Matthew Boyle

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Posted By:mikkins2, 2/7/2014 7:35:21 AM

Wednesday morning at a small meeting of conservative House members called the Conservative Opportunity Society, the topic was immigration—specifically, John Boehner.{SNIP}"We pushed the Speaker hard to understand that until the border is secure, it doesn´t make sense to even discuss reforms, and the Speaker FINALLY CAME TO OUR SENSES,” Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) said in an email to Breitbart News.

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Bingo Rep. Gohmert! Despite being told over and over again that the boarder cannot be secure and people who don´t live in boarder states don´t understand, Mr. Gohmert, a representative from the boarder state of Texas, obviously disagrees. Disagreeing with him is anyone with the faculty to possess common sense. You don´t save a sinking ship by buying more buckets to bail it out, you fix the damn leak first.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Periwinkel, 2/7/2014 7:55:53 AM     (No. 9722874)

Boehner, Cantor, McCarthy and Ryan...I don´t trust any of them and neither should anyone in their caucus. I can´t understand why they think amnesty/legalization is good for the country...maybe good for them personally, but not our country.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MDConservative, 2/7/2014 7:58:05 AM     (No. 9722879)

This ain´t over, and Louie knows it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: 6ironejd, 2/7/2014 7:59:45 AM     (No. 9722883)

The House Republican Leadership is completely out of touch. They are responsive to K street and the Open Boarders Billionaire´s Boys club. They have forgotten their base and need to be replaced now, before the midterms.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: The Other Guy, 2/7/2014 8:07:15 AM     (No. 9722889)

Boehner backing down, while good. is meaningless relative to his suitability as speaker, or even a GOP representative for that matter. Like mentioned in the article, push backs such as this are temporary in nature and do not change anything long term. He and his allies are committed to granting amnesty if ever given the opportunity. Rather than repeatedly winning the same battle, lets win the war and rid congress of all of them?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lilo, 2/7/2014 8:21:59 AM     (No. 9722907)

Mexicans are NOT the only people sneaking across the border. They are the ones being used by as a diversion. Every time the media screams illegal immigrants, Mexicans are implied. Anyone want to bet that muslims are sneaking across, Chinese, middle easterners, none of whom have our best interests at heart. The Gangs? Anyone else? Russian mafia?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: skywarrior, 2/7/2014 8:33:46 AM     (No. 9722920)

I hope Gomert and others will plan a strategy to keep Boehner from just telling them what they want to hear until primary season is over. If the establishment tries to force immigration reform after we vote in primary season there will be consequences.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 2/7/2014 9:18:41 AM     (No. 9722963)

Boehner is the Peter Principle in action. We need a speaker who can clearly articulate why the Republicans oppose the current administration. Boehner either looks drunk or scared when he´s got the spotlight.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: LtE126, 2/7/2014 9:41:38 AM     (No. 9722985)

So see? The country´s not important, it´s that Boehner gets to keep power. THAT´S what´s important to him.

louie for speaker…or Trey

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Reply 9 - Posted by: plumnellie, 2/7/2014 9:43:53 AM     (No. 9722988)

Does anyone remember the multiple posts supporting Boehner and declaring those of us who were sure he was not up to the job? Where are his supporters now? I suppose it takes blood and guts to prove that moderates will betray all principals to keep their own power and position and perks. Us conservatives are dismissed as dumb and out of touch when we point out the nakedness of Republican moderates. I submit that establishment Republican supporters need to take off the blinders and see the sad state of the GOP...conservatives is just a name adopted by GOP politicians to be elected. Then they perform like Dems until just before the next election: McCain, Graham, Coryn, et al. I wish our smart and informed establishment posters would let me know if they still support Boehner and his cronies. And why.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: bighambone, 2/7/2014 10:17:09 AM     (No. 9723026)

Securing the borderline is not going to stop future mass uncontrolled illegal immigration. Probably over half of intending illegal aliens walk right into the USA through either an airport or land port of entry by presenting an easily obtained border crossing card, a temporary visa of some sort, or with a temporary visa waiver, and then simply do not leave and by using some form of bogus ID take up US employment. Once in some interior sanctuary city they are "home free" from deportation, protected by liberal Democrat politics to await the next amnesty.

The only way to bring most illegal immigration to a close is with an enhanced e-verify type employee verification system that all employers must be required to use anytime they hire anyone. Such a electronically based system, under pinned by a modernized social security card bearing a electronic information chip and a digital photo of the bearer issued to everyone under age 55 along with effective enforcement would keep the vast majority of illegal aliens out of US employment. Without the prospect of getting a US job most intending illegal aliens would stay home. That´s the way the Republicans should go if they really want to end the illegal alien problem.



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Reply 11 - Posted by: fishbone, 2/7/2014 11:46:11 AM     (No. 9723177)

Get rid of Boehner anyway. It´s the beginning of the Solution.


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Reply 12 - Posted by: TakeBackAmerica, 2/7/2014 12:15:33 PM     (No. 9723223)

So why haven´t impeachment proceedings already been filed? The magic negro can´t expect to get away with all this.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Agent Orange, 2/7/2014 3:27:29 PM     (No. 9723542)

I emailed the RNC and the rest of the GOP/RINO fund raiser groups and told them to take me off their mailing list for supporting illegal aliens citizenship. And as long a Boehner is the Speaker they will never get another dime from me.

MSgt USAF, (ret) …..From Sunny Oro Valley, AZ

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