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Why Don’t Republicans Respond To Border
Crisis? – People Want To Know Why The
“GOP” Does Nothing To Stop The Illegal Alien
Madness… We’ll Explain

Conservative Treehouse, by Sundance

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Posted By:earlybird, 7/6/2014 10:02:05 AM

Many people are wondering why Republicans are not doing more to stop the Illegal Alien influx, and more specifically not stop President Obama’s approach. We can answer that question….. ….But before we do everyone needs to stop being a co-dependent and accept what is in front of us. This guy, Tom Donohue, is at the root of the matter. Tom Donohue is the President of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the CoC. The CoC wants amnesty legislation, the CoC is also the primary source of campaign funding for the following Republicans: Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Rob Portman (R-OH), Bob Corker (R-TN),

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Nimby, 7/6/2014 10:17:31 AM     (No. 9912714)

This is a liberal agenda that Donahue is spelling out.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: provide, 7/6/2014 10:21:02 AM     (No. 9912717)

Ya see... when the 500 million Chinese wealthy need a place to unwind, American hotels will need more maids and backroom cooks and this inexpensive labor source will fill those positions.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: WAN2, 7/6/2014 10:22:23 AM     (No. 9912718)

Money is the mother´s milk of politics. And all who go to Washington are looking out for #1 without regard to the future.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: M2, 7/6/2014 10:37:01 AM     (No. 9912734)

So the GOP support “Amnesty”, by not opposing it – thereby removing the risk. They support the crisis that Obama is creating; that crisis will ultimately deliver the change they seek to initiate. They are able to criticize the administration, yet don’t have to do anything to oppose it. That approach keeps them in office and attains the Donohue goals.

If all that this article says is true is indeed true, the goal of destroying the Republican Party is closer to success than I thought.

If true, the 1.5 million dollars each of those Congressmen get from the CoC would be devastating for each of them to lose. Some need to lose their seats, true.

So we have a powerful man in Tom Donahue. One man, along with George Soros, is complicit in using his vast wealth and organization to not level the playing field, but to scorch it beyond its ability to recover and grow.

Behind our backs, America is becoming Greece. Or rather, ancient Rome.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dirtyjersey, 7/6/2014 10:39:58 AM     (No. 9912737)

Every sleazy politician that takes blood money should have a challenger in the primary AND THE GENERAL election. They must understand that the COST of taking CoC money is higher than the benefit.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: 49 Ford, 7/6/2014 10:45:03 AM     (No. 9912743)

So what is to be done? Stay home on election day? Pound the keyboard and denounce the RINO´s? Vow to support only "true" conservatives when they are a relative few, and every one of the incumbents mentioned in the article is infinitely preferable to a Dem on a host of other issues important to us? I don´t have an answer.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: eoddad, 7/6/2014 10:46:46 AM     (No. 9912744)

I don´t see how we stop these "thugs" without a second revolution.

Chamber should also be listed for phone calls.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: jhpeters2, 7/6/2014 11:00:33 AM     (No. 9912758)

Brilliant move by the left. Insinuate one of their own into leadership of the COC. Give him enough money to contribute to "moderate" republicans in the name of "business", and have them push the left´s agenda.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: dman, 7/6/2014 11:07:55 AM     (No. 9912766)

The fact that Fox News Sunday did not cover this issue today may be related to the GOP non-response.

They may ignore it, but we will not.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Grambo, 7/6/2014 11:28:17 AM     (No. 9912787)

All of which is why I am no longer a Republican and will never again give them a penny.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: periwinkel, 7/6/2014 11:31:33 AM     (No. 9912791)

It is a big job, when even the so-called moderate, deep thinking cheerleaders on this site won´t even comment on an article like. You know they are lurking out there ignoring the hippo in the middle of the living room.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: oh-heck, 7/6/2014 12:00:46 PM     (No. 9912813)

Nominate for must read.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: No Representation in CA, 7/6/2014 12:03:53 PM     (No. 9912821)

I don´t claim to be a deep thinker, but I´m sure lots of us feel screwed-over and helpless right now.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Janylou, 7/6/2014 12:09:35 PM     (No. 9912830)

And we wonder why the republicans have a bad rep?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: arkfamily, 7/6/2014 12:29:18 PM     (No. 9912852)

I´m actually trying to figure out what the Republicans can do. Obama will overstep Congress and has said so. Republicans don´t really have the majority and Reid will see to it that nothing gets done.

I will vote for Republicans this November. Anything else will be a vote for the other side.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 7/6/2014 12:34:05 PM     (No. 9912856)

Senators should be appointed by the governors as it was originally intended. And also, one senator per state is more than enough. Cut the corruption in half.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: preciosodrogas, 7/6/2014 12:40:25 PM     (No. 9912862)

No, wait! we must vote for these 32 else the democrats will win. Don´t you see it is better we elect these traitors than stay at home and let the democrats be elected. Because the democrats will allow amnesty and the republicans ... will too ... oh. Same for larger government, deficit spending, higher taxes, more entitlement programs, climate change spending, more restrictive gun laws. Name it and the majority of republicans are marching lock step. Those who haven´t noticed are listening to their words and not watching their actions. It has gotten so bad that they openly announce that they will destroy conservative candidates.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 7/6/2014 12:51:24 PM     (No. 9912879)

Obama is the POTUS , not the Chamber of Commerce.
Every time Obama screws up , purposefully or otherwise ,
the right always comes out
and blames Republicans.
So now the tactic is going to be calling Republican offices and the Chamber of Congress and blasting them
because of what Obama has done .
What a brilliant idea ..
There´s never a tactic spelled out on the right , just grand conspiracies .
and flooding Republican offices
with angry phone calls.
What are the 45 Republican Senators supposed to do to counteract the 55 Senate Democrats led by Harry Reid ?
Boehner is reduced to trying to sue the out of control president.
Every positive bill they pass
in the House dies in the Senate and the right
always blames Boehner and McConnell .
Holder is still refusing to turn over Fast and Furious docs to Issa and Lerner spits in the Republican´s faces.
If the right actually wanted to do something strategic,
they would encourage
everyone to flood Democrat Representative and Senate offices with complaints.
The Democrats and the national media control the agenda
and have the power , not the Republicans.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: StormCnter, 7/6/2014 1:02:34 PM     (No. 9912890)

Amen, #18.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 7/6/2014 1:02:38 PM     (No. 9912891)

Both political parties represent the ruling class. The COC is obviously a ruling class club. Open borders/amnesty is a ruling class policy.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Muguy, 7/6/2014 3:09:09 PM     (No. 9912986)

That is pretty much a "Who´s Who" of the RINOS in Congress.

Only a very few are not.

What a shame that the "opposition" takes no stand because that are in bed in an unholy alliance with the libs.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: periwinkel, 7/6/2014 5:28:21 PM     (No. 9913136)

$1.5 million each to 32 Establishment Republicans to vote for amnesty and comprehensive immigration reform next year after they take over the Senate...this is OK with you?

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Rakasha, 7/6/2014 6:19:19 PM     (No. 9913165)

#18, Let me tell you where you´re wrong.

´The right´ does not blame the Republicans for what Obama does. ´The right´ blames the Republicans for not fighting what Obama does.

´The right´ is also not calling Republican offices and the Chamber of Congress and ´blasting´ them because of what Obama has done. ´The right´ is calling Republican offices and the Chamber of Commerce to express their displeasure that a lobbying group that can contribute 50 million dollars a year to Republican elections has teamed up with the AFL-CIO and the ACLU to influence candidates to ignore their constituents and pass legislation that Republican voters do not want. What a brilliant idea indeed.

´The right´ does have a tactic and we have expressed it repeatedly. You don´t like it and I understand that, but it doesn´t mean we don´t have one.

No one expects a minority of Republican Senators to counteract the Democrat majority. But we do expect them to stand up and say that even though they cannot do anything about the atrocities being performed in the Senate, they are firmly opposed to them. The problem seems to be that they are not opposed.

Boehner is only ´reduced´ to trying to sue the president because he will not use his Constitutionally granted powers to control the executive branch. Neither Holder nor Lerner are Constitutionally beyond Congressional control. But Boehner, McConnell and some of the other old bulls in the Party do not have the stomach for the fight, preferring to pass legislation that they know will go nowhere and then wring their hands and pretend that this is the best they can do.

´The right´ is doing something strategic - and it is not wringing our hands and claiming that we have no power because no one likes us.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Edgelady, 7/6/2014 6:39:58 PM     (No. 9913181)

I´m not completely getting all of this stuff. I went to all the links - and while I know the CofC supports amnesty, and that´s dumb, there´s plenty of reasonable labor - I´m not getting the Common Core stuff at all.

Some of the listed in the article suck as Republicans (at least some whose names I recognize), but I also see how this can be inflammatory and designed to make people not want to vote.

Don´t be so fast to throw the baby out with the bath water. Time to do independent research. A battle worth waging takes planning and time.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: MissMolly, 7/6/2014 6:55:42 PM     (No. 9913193)

Nicely said, #24. Everyone should do his or her own research and make an individual decision.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: tisHimself, 7/6/2014 9:06:10 PM     (No. 9913279)

Game balls to XXII and XXIII

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The top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform panel is objecting to a plan to call the Internal Revenue Service commissioner to testify for a third time in a matter of weeks, calling it “public harassment of an agency head.” Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., sent a letter Monday to Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., objecting to a decision to call Commissioner John Koskinen to testify at a hearing on Wednesday. It would be the third time Koskinen appeared before the panel in the past month, Cummings noted. “Requiring Commissioner Koskinen to testify again this week not only takes him away

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