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Obama on undocumented Irish:
Our immigration system is broken

Irish Examiner, by Staff

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Posted By:ketchuplover, 3/16/2014 12:05:16 AM

President Obama says the thousands of Irish immigrants in the US are being denied opportunities because of the US strict immigration laws. The President was speaking the traditional Shamrock ceremony at the White House as part of the St Patrick´s Day celebrations. The issue of immigration reform was a priority for the Irish Government delegation, led by Enda Kenny. The delegation has been lobbying in Washington during the St Patrick´s Day trip for reforms to benefit the 50,000 undocumented Irish there. President Obama said too many undocumented Irish were denied the chance to contribute to society as they were not able to pay taxes

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So THAT´S why he is defying the Constitution and not enforcing the laws. They are just too strict. Besides, the poor immigrant criminals, says the criminally ignorant president, are being denied the opportunity to pay taxes.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 3/16/2014 12:18:07 AM     (No. 9770532)

That was short and sweet (and canned).

No Irish dreamers ?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mc squared, 3/16/2014 12:23:24 AM     (No. 9770537)

I still don´t want illegals and I´m Irish.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: trapper, 3/16/2014 12:29:55 AM     (No. 9770540)

Obama´s failure to vigorously pursue deportation denies these poor people a free ticket to go back where they came from.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Edgelady, 3/16/2014 12:39:19 AM     (No. 9770542)

Was that a joke??

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Reply 5 - Posted by: rinohunter, 3/16/2014 12:54:53 AM     (No. 9770551)

Talk about being full of the blarney.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: beancounter, 3/16/2014 1:17:13 AM     (No. 9770563)

I´m sure where illegal immigrants gather the main topic of conversation is how they just can´t pay enough taxes.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: namvet66, 3/16/2014 1:17:29 AM     (No. 9770564)

Geez, all they have to do is go to Mexico and walk across the border! How hard is that.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: chumley, 3/16/2014 1:52:48 AM     (No. 9770579)

Illegal Irish? This has to be a joke.
A few personal observations...
My kids have never been attacked by Irish gangs.
Neither have they been forced to go to Irish independence day assemblies at school, or expected to like Irish food at school.
There is no place in the country where I am expected to speak Irish.
The Irish are not climbing fences and bolting across the border like roaches when the light comes on.

Tell Hussein to stop pretending there is an equivalence.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: miceal, 3/16/2014 2:02:10 AM     (No. 9770586)

Any flavor of illegal alien is anathema to me and mine. Get off your arse Obama and enforce the immigration laws as written.....


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Reply 10 - Posted by: steveW, 3/16/2014 2:16:55 AM     (No. 9770594)

How can detect horse manure? When they use the word "undocumented" to mean illegal.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Subal, 3/16/2014 2:53:39 AM     (No. 9770606)

Several years ago, I was driving the 91 Fwy through Anaheim, CA and a group of about 6-8 men ran across the freeway, dodging cars doing 80 mph!
I guess they were all "Irish dodging the imigration police!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Safari Man, 3/16/2014 3:01:58 AM     (No. 9770609)

Surprised they didn´t change his name to O´Bama just for this story.

I don´t care if its a Danish pastry, if its in the country illegally, its time to go home.


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Reply 13 - Posted by: mws50, 3/16/2014 7:28:21 AM     (No. 9770678)

#6, using the words "illegal immigrant" denigrates the million+ immigrants we allow into our Nation every year. Those million+ immigrants followed our rules to immigrate into our Country.

The illegal aliens should be called "illegal aliens".

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Reply 14 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 3/16/2014 8:02:07 AM     (No. 9770712)

I´ll go you one better, #13- Uncontested Invaders.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Michaelus, 3/16/2014 8:37:57 AM     (No. 9770756)

Yes the immigration system implemented by the Democrats in the 1960´s is broken and has never served the country well.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: TOOTALL, 3/16/2014 9:03:21 AM     (No. 9770789)

I´m Irish, and I say ´if you want to come to America...do it the right way.´ Send ´em back.

If the people hiring ALL illegals were punished and/or fined, this would end. Its the Elites (their party is money,not D or R, who want cheap labor who are at least as much a part of the problem as the Democrat Party who wants more voters!


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Reply 17 - Posted by: provide, 3/16/2014 11:18:46 AM     (No. 9770950)

Go for a walk in the Chicago Gold Coast and see who the nannies are. Then go to any place that has an Irish theme and see all the illegal Paddies working there. Hint: they go to the Sox games.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: bighambone, 3/16/2014 12:00:22 PM     (No. 9771009)

He failed to remark that back about 1965 that it was Teddy Kennedy and the liberal Democrats who knocked out legal Irish immigration in favor of opening up US immigration to the third world for diversity purposes.

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