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Texas Rep. Lamar Smith: Not "a Single
Penny" To Obama Until He Secures Border

Breitbart Big Government, by Caroline May

Original Article

Posted By:SpeedMaster, 7/9/2014 7:50:05 AM

Congress should not provide the Obama administration with any additional funding until it uses current resources to secure the border and confront illegal immigration, according to Texas Republican Rep. Lamar Smith. “This isn’t a funding problem, it’s an enforcement problem. Rather than enforce our nation’s immigration laws, the President has chosen to ignore them. Instead, he continues to call for massive amnesty for millions of illegal immigrants,” Smith said. Tuesday, President Obama submitted his emergency funding request to Congress – seeking $3.7 billion to deal with the ongoing influx of unaccompanied children and family units illegally entering the United States.

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I will email my Congressman today with a link to this article, plus post to Facebook.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MDConservative, 7/9/2014 7:56:36 AM     (No. 9916338)

Lamar really means he´ll vote for the money if these "refugees" don´t stay in Texas. Arizona, New Mexico or Oklahoma can have them.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 7/9/2014 8:05:29 AM     (No. 9916357)

Don´t ever think the Pubs don´t like these deals. They love them in spite of their protests because they get to carve off their chunk of the 3.7 bil, too.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 7/9/2014 8:24:44 AM     (No. 9916395)

Why doesn´t Congressman Smith sponsor a bill to change the 2008 law regarding unaccompanied minors from noncontiguous countries?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Pearson365, 7/9/2014 8:58:32 AM     (No. 9916445)

Obama hasn´t explained how he will pay for this $3.7 billion and eventually, $100 - $200 billion expense that his amnesty maddness caused, so let him propose funding solutions besides having the Federal Reserve add this debt to its almost $5 trillion in Treasury obligations.

Obama, Pelosi, Reid and their ilk were in love with "Pay as you Go" just a few years ago, so let Obama explain to Americans that they will have to pay an income tax surcharge, a national sales tax and/or much higher ObamaCare and Medicare premiums so that, in Pelosi words, "all Americans in our hemisphere" can come here illegally.

Besides massive federal spending, we are about to be burdened with a surge in break-ins, car thefts, drug deals, prostitution, horribly crowded emergency rooms, overflowing maternity wards, street violence and much more. Medicaid, food stamps and housing allowances will be drained while drug driving illegals will kill and maim legal citizens. What is "fundamental transformation" in Spanish?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dman, 7/9/2014 10:58:38 AM     (No. 9916680)

A Lamar(no "!") that I can agree with.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Jebediah, 7/18/2014 11:03:33 AM     (No. 9930200)

Absolutely agree----don´t know much about Smith but DO know that Obama can not be remotely trusted to keep his word re: the border..........just look at his record! As V. Jarrett told him re: endorsing Hillary if Bill spoke up in 2012 (thanks Bill for caring more about your legacy rather than the country): "You are the President. You can do whatever you want."

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