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Report: Boehner Promised Latino Group
Amnesty Legislation Last Year

Bretbart´s Big Government, by Tony Lee

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Posted By:mikkins2, 6/28/2014 5:19:43 AM

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) reportedly promised a prominent Latino group last summer that Republicans would try to pass an amnesty bill last fall, just months after the Senate passed its comprehensive immigration bill that would give a pathway to citizenship to all of the country´s illegal immigrants. According to a report in Politico, Boehner last summer "privately told the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference that if" pro-amnesty advocates "won the August recess, then Republicans would move a bill in the fall." “He promised us in that meeting that if we can just make the August recess of 2013 go

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Anyone else find it odd that all of a sudden out of the blue we have children flooding the border? The Chamber of Commerce rattling its sabre about "Immigration Reform" being good for America? Boehner and the Republican Establishment seemingly all up in arms over the "Immigration Crisis" but yet doing absolutely nothing but making promises out of both sides of its mouth about it?

Blaming and threatening Obama over the issue does exactly what other than produce tough talking soundbites?

Wake up people.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: perfectsense, 6/28/2014 5:24:38 AM     (No. 9902927)

Boehner: If you want to live in Mexico, then move to Mexico. Don´t move Latin America to here.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mws50, 6/28/2014 5:53:36 AM     (No. 9902940)

I´m all for taking the Senate away from the anti-American democrats, but I´m also all for taking away Boehner´s seat and McConnell´s seat by electing the democrats that are challenging them. We need to send a message to the Establishment that they cannot mis-interpret.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 6/28/2014 6:34:55 AM     (No. 9902955)

Things have changed a bit from "last year". At least Cantor won´t be around to help Boehner do it - after 2014 anyway.

The Senate bill expires with the new Senate - whether it´s a GOP Senator - or still a Harry Reid Senate. So we would be back to square one on the amnesty. Maybe Rubio would reconsider his past vote.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: StormCnter, 6/28/2014 6:52:18 AM     (No. 9902969)

Boehner didn´t promise "amnesty", but Tony Lee isn´t famous for accuracy. There´ll be no attempt to revamp/rewrite or even tweak immigration law, even if anyone believes it necessary, until Obama is out of office. No one believes he will enforce the law. We´ve already seen he makes no attempt to protect the border.

Got phony hysteria?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Elvira, 6/28/2014 8:03:39 AM     (No. 9903032)

It´s a bit disingenuous to smear the author who, from reading the article was reporting quotes from Mr. Gittelson, Boehner and Valerie Jarrett.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: StormCnter, 6/28/2014 8:21:09 AM     (No. 9903051)

The piece says Jarrett "walked back" her quote, the Hispanic leader says only that Boehner promised they would "be able to get back after the August recess", and
"reportedly said" is hardly a promise for "amnesty" legislation.

All Boehner has ever "promised" is consideration of an immigration bill at some time, some where, maybe. An immigration bill is not "amnesty legislation".

There is not going to be any visit to immigration law until the borders can be secured and that´s not going to happen with Harry Reid and Barack Obama in charge.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Iraengneer, 6/28/2014 1:41:33 PM     (No. 9903508)

didn´t happen with Bush ´43 in charge either. Think it would be any different if -- G-d forbid -- Jebbie were to get in?
It´s not just the Dhimmicrats. It´s the "smart set" of the Rethuglicans that is equally guilty of selling out the country. A pox on them all.
We don´t trust them any more. We can´t trust them ever again. They´ve gone to great lengths to prove that, and it takes "willful blindness" to new frontiers to ignore that fact.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: periwinkel, 6/28/2014 6:19:22 PM     (No. 9903689)

In January of this year, ICE was ordered by the Obama Administration to prepare for 65,000 unaccompanied children according to
Rush Limbaugh, on his show Friday, June 27, 2014.

Tell me once again this was all a big surprise to Obama.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: colowapiti, 6/29/2014 11:20:05 AM     (No. 9904301)

Anyone trying to convince us, or themselves, that any immigration bill will not eventually result in full US citizenship for all illegals is delusional. Amnesty by any other name...

I used to think the GOP Establishment leadership was just getting snookered, now I think all but a few remaining hard core establishment supporters realized they are willing participants.

So, please stop insulting everyone´s intelligence by robo-posting the lie that immigration reform is not amnesty. That dog simply won´t hunt.

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