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Young immigrants confront Rep.
King at GOP event; Sen. Paul
slips away

Los Angeles Times, by Lisa Mascaro

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Posted By:JoniTx, 8/5/2014 5:27:49 PM

The video — showing young immigrants confronting Republican Rep. Steve King while GOP Sen. Rand Paul slips away — offers a rare glimpse into the deep personal divisions and political sensitivities that have paralyzed the nation´s immigration debate. The so-called Dreamers — immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children — have become masters of the art of peaceful confrontation, staking out Republican leaders on their home turfs to push for immigration reform. They once surprised House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) at his favorite breakfast spot on Capitol Hill, suggesting that as a dad of two he might understand

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/5/2014 5:31:49 PM     (No. 9954392)

Young Illegals Confront Rep. King at GOP Event..there I fixed it.
Who do they think they are with their demands and confrontations. Get OUT of my Country.
I haved lost any sympathy I may have had.
You audacious ungrateful little snots !

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Noj15, 8/5/2014 5:36:11 PM     (No. 9954394)

King should have put his hand on their shoulders, placed them under citizens arrest and hollered for a cop.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: valinva, 8/5/2014 5:42:38 PM     (No. 9954397)

12 years of free schooling at 10K per year. Fine for steeling education, 120K. After you pay your fine, you can get in line to come here legally.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: HistoryBuff, 8/5/2014 5:51:12 PM     (No. 9954400)

Who makes US policy? Congress or members from another country?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 8/5/2014 5:52:29 PM     (No. 9954401)

He is not an immigrant. He is an illegal criminal freeloader and should be deported immediately.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: oh-heck, 8/5/2014 5:58:01 PM     (No. 9954406)

Three cheers to Representative King. He was ambushed, was respectful, but challenged them. Ultimately they repeated their sound clips and ran from the confrontation. In short, he won. Rand ran away.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Lalo, 8/5/2014 6:13:13 PM     (No. 9954415)

Three cheers is right. He did exactly the right thing in exactly the right way. What a hero. Rand Paul - not so much though I´m not sure what else he could´ve done since he wasn´t the one they confronted.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: dvc, 8/5/2014 6:36:07 PM     (No. 9954435)

Young foreign thieves, stealing education, health care and probably welfare money from the citizens and taxpayers of the country.

Why we let them run free and do not QUICKLY deport them is incomprehensible.

Calling them "immigrants" is an insult to REAL immigrants, who arrived legally and are welcomed here. Stealthy thieves - NOT WELCOME.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 8/5/2014 7:08:11 PM     (No. 9954454)

Rand´s true colors showed. Little wonder that he won´t sit with O´Reilly.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 8/5/2014 7:11:57 PM     (No. 9954455)

A bit about Erika Andiola:

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/feb/4/congressional-staff-jobs-provide-dreamers-a-leg-up/

http://www.hcnewyork.com/erika-andiola.html


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Reply 11 - Posted by: Bogeegolf, 8/5/2014 7:15:05 PM     (No. 9954457)

Rand Paul is not on my list for pres

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Reply 12 - Posted by: noparallel, 8/5/2014 7:17:48 PM     (No. 9954459)

Proves to me that Rand has no fight in him. Big "orator" but avoids conflict. That explains his foreign policy.

In the modern world, the USA doesn´t need another leader who "leads from behind."

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Malia2012, 8/5/2014 7:26:44 PM     (No. 9954464)

I know Rand Paul doesn´t like War, but "slipping away" from this "confrontation" is ridiculous! Good for Rep. King who had the backbone to stand up to the illegal ingrates. They should have been arrested.....never mind.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: tomanderson61, 8/5/2014 7:55:26 PM     (No. 9954482)

I have said several times, neither of the Pauls are fit for the Presidency, they never were.

I thought King was excellent. He was firm, pleasant, and knowledgeable. He reminded me of my accountant!

The two people here, as other posters had said, were whiney and thought they were going to get a photo op of this "old white guy" who is racist tearing up their stupid card. King was the real deal on this...not swayed, refused to get personal, told it like it is.

All they could do was repeat their lines and cry like victims. They are lucky they are not on a bus back to old Mejico.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: mfm, 8/5/2014 8:25:59 PM     (No. 9954494)

Run Rand Run...putz

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Reply 16 - Posted by: tenncon231, 8/5/2014 9:05:42 PM     (No. 9954513)

We have a major problem if you accept the bilge that comes from the liberal aXX times!!!
Just saw Paul on Greta and answered the question satisfactorily to me. He had just set down to have a burger and an a reporter asked to have an interview, Paul said he told him to give him two minutes and he would oblige, but the reporter said he needed to come immediately which was why he left. According to Paul he was about 10 ft away from the table during the interview.

The bias and slanting of "news" is what is destroying our beloved country, no honesty in the lamestream press or the alphabets. Newly married and unfortunately she likes NBC which I have watched a little and can´t believe the garbage they call serious news!!!!!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: bighambone, 8/5/2014 11:21:24 PM     (No. 9954628)

It´s pretty clear that when aliens who are illegally in the USA start confronting congressmen demanding that America´s immigration laws either not be enforced, or be changed and liberalized that things are getting out of hand.

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