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Democrats continue to pile on
Obama for skipping the border

CNN, by Mary Grace Lucas

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 7/14/2014 1:48:24 PM

Washington – Yet more Democrats are piling on President Barack Obama for skipping a visit to the U.S.-Mexico border during his recent trip to Texas. "I wish he would have come to the border,´ said U.S. Rep. Beto O´Rourke, a Texas Democrat on CNN´s State of the Union with Candy Crowley. "It would have sent an important message to the rest of the country about how seriously he takes this issue beyond the spending request he sent to Congress last week." Obama´s decision to skip the border comes as more and more unaccompanied immigrant minors are making their way in

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Dems are getting nervous over this issue. The focus-group polling must be horrific.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 7/14/2014 1:51:04 PM     (No. 9923984)

Oh, poor Barry - are those ungrateful hater racists in his own party "piling on" ? CNN sure seems to think so.

/s off/

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mitzi, 7/14/2014 1:53:44 PM     (No. 9923994)

I think it would be a wonderful gesture if during the August recess, ALL the House Dems make a pilgrimage to the border and spend the recess doing volunteer with some of the agencies providing assistance for the migrants.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper, 7/14/2014 2:05:13 PM     (No. 9924019)

Read the comments below the article. The leftist idiots are twisting themselves into pretzels trying to make excuses for him.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: eoddad, 7/14/2014 2:18:54 PM     (No. 9924045)

Everything he touches turns to a PILE.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: stablemoney, 7/14/2014 2:24:09 PM     (No. 9924061)

I don´t want Obama on the border. Over the border, out of the country, gone forever is the desire.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bassman, 7/14/2014 2:24:32 PM     (No. 9924062)

Barry is not worried about the Democratic Party, polls, blacks, whatever. His plan is in place and he will carry through to the end.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 7/14/2014 2:26:58 PM     (No. 9924065)

The Dems are merely posturing for their constituents. They are acting concerned during an election year. It´s called trolling for votes. If a close the border bill came before them today they´d all vote NO.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: oh-heck, 7/14/2014 2:57:01 PM     (No. 9924103)

I think every Democrat should go to an immigration center and have a nice sit down family style dinner with the children. Serve finger food and pass the dishes around the table. Anyone who reaches for hand sanitizer must be forced to admit that scattering the children around the country is a really stupid idea.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: PAdiva, 7/14/2014 3:11:03 PM     (No. 9924123)

BO could st the least forgo his expensive vacation so the money can go for the children. Camp David is a nice vacation location. Or he could take the fam to the border and feed the children.
Hey, better yet: He could have a TV special ´So you want to date my daughter.´ He interview guys to find a few that would be good matches for the daughters.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: provide, 7/14/2014 3:30:52 PM     (No. 9924165)

These are just the unlucky ones that haven´t gone on vacation yet. They drew the short straw for party media spokesman.

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