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Conservative activists fight
back on immigration

American Thinker, by Rick Moran

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Posted By:mikkins2, 5/2/2014 5:41:50 PM

Activists opposed to immigration reform are urging congressional candidates to sign a pledge that they won´t vote for immigration reform. The move apparently began on Laura Ingrham´s national radio show and is being pushed by Tea Party groups all across the country. The Hill: Conservative activists have launched an election-year effort to get Republicans to sign a pledge that renounces President Obama´s immigration reform movement. Critics of the Senate-passed immigration bill are copying a tactic that has proved wildly successful in battling tax increases. They are pushing Republican candidates to sign a pledge to oppose three key components of

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Reply 1 - Posted by: stablemoney, 5/2/2014 5:47:59 PM     (No. 9834220)

Too many congressman say one thing, then vote another. All of us have experienced dismay as some of our stated conservatives vote yes on Obama legislation. Maybe we do need a signed legal contract.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 5/2/2014 5:52:26 PM     (No. 9834225)

The real test comes after the election during the lame duck congress session when those on the way out may be prone to scorched earth politics. This is when Rats and Rino`s are at their most dangerous.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Janylou, 5/2/2014 6:23:31 PM     (No. 9834249)

If ever a law should be struck down, it is this one! Why don´t we give every illegal, a house, a car, and a job as well?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Periwinkel, 5/2/2014 6:26:32 PM     (No. 9834250)

Whether or not Speaker Boehner pushes the "Amnesty for Illegals" bill depends on his sobriety on any given day. Alcohol-fueled bravado can be very dangerous for everyone concerned.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 5/2/2014 7:21:42 PM     (No. 9834298)

Call your congressman; you can be sure they´ve been hearing from the radical amnesty lobby.

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