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Unable to Secure Votes, Boehner
Begins to Crack on Border Bill

Breitbart Big Government, by Matthew Boyle

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Posted By:SpeedMaster, 7/31/2014 8:00:15 AM

House GOP leadership is beginning to crack on its position that it would not include any language intended to prohibit the President from expanding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) executive amnesty in a border bill package. Unable to find enough Republicans to pass the bill without the help of Democrats, who are lining up against the border bill, GOP leaders are considering allowing a separate vote on language to prevent a DACA expansion, a GOP leadership aide confirmed. The catch is that the second vote would take place only if the underlying bill first passed. It´s still unclear whether the

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Nimby, 7/31/2014 8:21:05 AM     (No. 9947515)

Boehner is inept as a speaker. He deserves to be thrown out from the leadership position. Representatives from my state who voted to re-elect him are not getting my vote in November.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 7/31/2014 8:25:14 AM     (No. 9947521)

Maybe if he just called the rest of the Republicans a bunch of racists we could get the Dems to vote for his bill.

Well, at least the Dems from Mississippi.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MissMolly, 7/31/2014 8:27:24 AM     (No. 9947525)

Why is Cruz involved at all? Doesn´t he have anything to do in his own Senate? Couldn´t be because he can get press coverage for being a maverick, could it. Is John McCain giving lessons these days?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 7/31/2014 8:49:25 AM     (No. 9947555)

Cruz hater alert! Was Cruz sent to the Senate to sit aside and be a good boy or was he sent to effect change? Since the Senate is now a one person body Cruz can not effect change there without help from the House and public opinion. I want to thank # 3 for making is job harder, thus helping obama´s agenda. Good Job

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Reply 5 - Posted by: happy conservative, 7/31/2014 9:15:26 AM     (No. 9947587)

Ted Cruz is an inspiration. If more reps would walk over to the Senate side and push a little harder on their counterparts, maybe they wouldn´t cave to the Reid Senate agenda so often.

Every Republican in DC should be on the same side locking arms over this issue. Follow the law, close the border, and put some restraints on the WH and Dem led Senate. That´s what the opposition party is responsible for doing. Instead, we have a lack-luster (to put it mildly) set of leaders who care more about what´s said at DC cocktail parties, on television and in the gym locker room than they do about their constituents. Pathetic!

Go Cruz, Gowdy, and anyone else who has the guts to stand up and fight for freedom!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mikkins2, 7/31/2014 9:19:30 AM     (No. 9947599)

Damn that Ted Cruz for standing up for real effective boarder security!

The Republican Establishment lackeys sound just like the villains in the old Scooby-Doo
cartoons; "If it wasn´t for those meddlesome kids!".

Cruzy doozy doooooooooo!



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Reply 7 - Posted by: coldborezero, 7/31/2014 9:58:23 AM     (No. 9947665)

#3 must be the reincarnation of the late, unlamented, leftist pustule Molly Ivins from the Glorious and Heroic Peoples Republic of Austin,a.k.a San Francisco on the Colorado.(Lord in heaven, I am so happy that wretched wart is dead).

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