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Democrats target 30 House
Republicans on immigration

Politico, by Seung Min Kim

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Posted By:JoniTx, 4/15/2014 3:08:34 PM

House Democrats are rolling out a new strategy to target 30 House Republicans on immigration reform during the two-week congressional recess, marking a last-ditch effort to force GOP action on a legislative overhaul. The new pressure tactic includes a memo distributed to those 30 districts held by Republicans who have expressed public support for some sort of immigration reform, many of them backing a pathway to citizenship for millions of undocumented immigrants in the United States. Democrats hope the document — which highlights statements made by those Republicans in favor of reform, as well as data showing the district-specific economic

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: nimby, 4/15/2014 3:14:34 PM     (No. 9811802)

Unemployment is the major concern in this country. And what do the dopes in DC concentrate on?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Doctor P, 4/15/2014 3:16:26 PM     (No. 9811805)

I thought the liberals made fun of using terms like target?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 4/15/2014 3:28:08 PM     (No. 9811818)

"The new pressure tactic includes a memo distributed to those 30 districts held by Republicans who have expressed public support for some sort of immigration reform"

Soooo, are the ´Rats planning on running candidates who oppose so-called immigration reform in those districts?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 4/15/2014 3:42:36 PM     (No. 9811833)

Will backfire like all things Democrats do. The only hope for amesty is to do it like Obamacare, in the middle of the night.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Bighambone, 4/15/2014 6:04:54 PM     (No. 9811981)

One thing is for sure, if the Democrats ever get their way with their designed and structured amnesty and special path to citizenship, after that, there are going to be a lot less Republicans elected to Congress in the years ahead, and it will be mathematically impossible for the Republicans to win future Presidential elections. Any Republican politician who can´t figure that out is a political moron.

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