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Immigration Reform Is Pro-
Growth and Pro-GOP

Real Clear Politics, by Larry Kudlow

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Posted By:JoniTx, 5/18/2014 3:52:28 AM

Tea-party activist Sal Russo offered an eye-opening remark this week. He said "Conservatives should be leaders in the immigration-reform movement." Then tax-reform activist Grover Norquist organized a media conference call, in which he reinforced his support of immigration reform. American Conservative Union chairman Al Cardenas joined in that call, as did Robert Gittelson, president of Conservatives for Comprehensive Immigration Reform. In recent days, support for legal status for undocumented immigrants was also voiced by Sen. Rand Paul, Texas Gov. Rick Perry and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush -- all GOP presidential contenders. House Speaker John Boehner has denied making any

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ocjim, 5/18/2014 5:17:04 AM     (No. 9852965)

Larry, Larry, Larry... Do you REALLY want to give lawless obama [and his clever leftist crew] another ´´comprehensive´´ bill to sign that he can dicker with and enforce or not enforce as he sees fit???
NO substantial legislation --- especially immigration legislation! --- until we have a Republican Senate and WH.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 5/18/2014 7:17:08 AM     (No. 9853026)

Well, of course- as soon as we legalize the ´11´ million, they will take to the streets demanding that they be allowed to immediately start paying taxes. Right after that, the thousands that pour over our southern borders will turn around and begin using their talents to fix their own country- since ours will have been repaired.

Yeah, I´ll vote for whomever it is that promises to buy a bigger tent with my money.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: jasmine, 5/18/2014 7:20:10 AM     (No. 9853029)

Please. How does immigration reform (amnesty) benefit the American worker, already struggling to find a decent job? How does it benefit students attending crowded schools, taxpayers who have to support them, or home owners whose neighborhoods are in decline because of an imported crime wave? How do Americans benefit from sharing their roads with imported drunk drivers? Amnesty will bring "growth" to a long list of things our society does not need. A pox on sell out politicians determined to betray their own constituents.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: noparallel, 5/18/2014 7:20:55 AM     (No. 9853031)

Oh, of course Larry. Open borders is good for everyone. Let´s allow everyone in. More low-skilled immigrants on the public dole is good for poor Americans who can´t find a job.

As for the "Presidential contenders" you cite, they´re like Romney, McCain, and Dole--LOSERS.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: John c, 5/18/2014 7:28:57 AM     (No. 9853041)

Radio Host Jeff Kunher (WRKO AM Boston)grilled Larry for a half hour, pass the commercial break Friday on this. None of the callers supported Larry and were very disappointed with Larry´s view.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Muguy, 5/18/2014 8:07:34 AM     (No. 9853074)

Don´t be fooled folks...this is nothing short of AMNESTY.

AMNESTY will break this country. We welcome immigrants to this country and want them to join us in the opportunity.

What we will get with AMNESTY is going to be the straw that breaks the economy with many persons and their kin coming to draw welfare.

There are many jobs that need to be done with "cheap" unskilled labor, but we already have millions of American citizens who are out of work, and this would take jobs from them.

With too many unskilled people chasing too few good paying jobs, the people who have not advanced beyond "entry level" jobs will be put out of work, and so THEY will be on the backs of the rest of us, and this at some point will break the economy.

Immigration--yes! Future taxpayers helping to support the burden of too much creeping socialism of the last few years--yes!

Adding more people through AMNESTY and future lib socialist voters is unsustainable.

"Immigration reform" IS AMNESTY and time and time again it has been shown that it is untenable, no matter how the media and the RINOS try to spin it...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: provide, 5/18/2014 8:37:50 AM     (No. 9853103)

You never see Russia inviting more immigrants. Ukrainian women are all over here looking for husbands. A friend´s son here has one.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: HistoryBuff, 5/18/2014 9:22:16 AM     (No. 9853156)

Amnesty until the next amnesty.

Annex Mexico - if we have to have the people, we deserve the real estate.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: samnj, 5/18/2014 9:41:18 AM     (No. 9853177)

It befuddles me that a guy with Larry´s experience and credentials can endorse such views. He spouted the same nonsense on his radio show yesterday. I had to turn him off.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: TOOTALL, 5/18/2014 9:46:56 AM     (No. 9853183)

So called ´Immigration Reform´ is but a symptom of the problem Larry! I know you get that language. If the laws aren´t enforced now, and that´s what is causing a lot of the problems, why would more laws that won´t be enforced by the Hawaiian or Hillary or Jeb, be the solution.
Eisenhower had the right Immigration policy, as did former President Calderone. When you seriously (actually do it) deport illegals and prosecute those who hire them. They can no longer work here, because its illegal and the laws are being enforced. They self-deport! That´s the Ike way. It worked! Or ´just send back them´- Calderone way.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: 2dogs, 5/18/2014 10:00:11 AM     (No. 9853196)

I had to turn him off too! And I was saddened that Jimmy P. and Steve Moore were totally on board! Larry claims illegals don´t get ANY welfare other than ER health care or schooling for kids (show me the laws and stats on this, I don´t believe it,as they seems to have fake ID´s!).

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Reply 12 - Posted by: MirJoy, 5/18/2014 10:21:37 AM     (No. 9853227)

All those Silicon Valley elities are salivating at the thought of having a very very large pool of high-tech employees, green cards in hand, from which to hire at much cheaper wages than their American counterparts.


That´s Larry Kudlow´s vision for our future, and the National Chamber of Commerce and National Association of Manufacturers agree wholeheartedly with Kudlow. As usual, it is about their bottom line.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: bighambone, 5/18/2014 6:45:05 PM     (No. 9853591)

When the liberal Democrats turn the vast majority of legalized aliens into another disgruntled minority and liberal Democrat voters cheap labor loving Republicans won´t even be able to get elected as town dog catcher.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Foggybottom, 5/18/2014 6:52:56 PM     (No. 9853593)

Did Kudlow fall off the wagon?

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