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Napolitano: ‘You’re Never
Going to Seal That Border’

PJ Media, by Bridget Johnson

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/13/2012 11:27:56 AM

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said there are serious “mismatches” in U.S. immigration policy in terms of “our economic needs, our law enforcement needs and our values.” “I think that, having dealt with border enforcement and immigration enforcement for the last 20 years, I can say it is time to look at the entire system,” she said on PBS last night, expressing optimism that immigration reform may come after the fiscal cliff is negotiated. “As Congress begins to take this subject up — and we hope they will — we would be there to provide them real assistance and

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Because they don´t want to. They want more Democrat voters. It´s just outrageous.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 12/13/2012 11:37:51 AM     (No. 9063473)

Napolitano: ‘We’re Never Going to Seal That Border’ There. Corrected her statement.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Feebie, 12/13/2012 11:38:00 AM     (No. 9063474)

I actually think she is correct.

But we could certainly stop the benefits, welfare, and freebies given without proof of citizenship. That would probably do more than any fence would.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: pickle1, 12/13/2012 11:40:00 AM     (No. 9063479)

You have done a very poor job.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: spahrkl, 12/13/2012 11:43:14 AM     (No. 9063489)

this woman is disgraceful! Never say "never" to an American, a real American.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Gloating, 12/13/2012 11:43:17 AM     (No. 9063490)

This woman is going to (potentially) replace Holder at DOJ???? Words fail me.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: miceal, 12/13/2012 11:43:18 AM     (No. 9063491)

If asked, I would patrol our Southern Border and do what is necessary to stop the invasion....

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Johnny Angle, 12/13/2012 11:46:42 AM     (No. 9063500)

But for fun, let´s just try to, once.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: jalo1951, 12/13/2012 11:50:51 AM     (No. 9063506)

Well, not if you don´t at least give it a try.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: dman, 12/13/2012 11:52:26 AM     (No. 9063508)

#1 nailed it.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: RayLRiv, 12/13/2012 11:57:23 AM     (No. 9063515)

I dunno - Claymores and Cobra gunships can be pretty effective deterrents...

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Reply 11 - Posted by: TXknitter, 12/13/2012 11:57:46 AM     (No. 9063517)

Republicans would not do it if they were in charge either.


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Reply 12 - Posted by: Grambo, 12/13/2012 11:59:38 AM     (No. 9063523)

Really? Ever heard of a free fire zone?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: horacer, 12/13/2012 12:05:41 PM     (No. 9063539)

You´ll never completely seal the entire border. That´s not the point. You can choke off and eliminate the main smuggling corridors. Bush proved that with the Yuma corridor, which should be the model.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: skedaddle, 12/13/2012 12:12:39 PM     (No. 9063555)

"...our economic needs," What the heck is she talking about? Our economy needs for ALL immigration to stop and business can employee Americans at a proper wage just like they used to (and many still do). Our unemployed and special needs citizens can pick fruits and vegetables or other low skill jobs that are suitable for their abilities. Everybody can start somewhere and work up from there. And our capable illegals can go back home and try to fix their own countries.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 12/13/2012 12:18:23 PM     (No. 9063569)

Which is why one needs a meaningful, quick, and effective deportation policy in place. In addition to drying up the jobs which lure the illegals here. And the freebies and the automatic citizenship insanity.

Anytime you hear a proposal that trades ´´enforcement´´ for amnesty, know that is just hot air. The 1986 law was not so much a deception as a political reality - enforcement is very difficult.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: strike3, 12/13/2012 12:33:07 PM     (No. 9063595)

We´re never going to seal her mouth to prevent stupid statements like that one from constantly falling out.

Just take a group of these illegal immigrants to South Korea and see how many of them make it across to the North. Then implement that policy here.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 12/13/2012 12:39:28 PM     (No. 9063611)

Two 6ft high livestock fences, 100 yds of open field in between -randomly seeded with claymore mines. Oh, and of course, lots of warning signs on the south side. I´d only charge $1mil/mile for construction and $50000 month thereafter to move the mines around every once in a while.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: larry_bud_melman, 12/13/2012 12:43:39 PM     (No. 9063625)

You are never going to stop speeding, yet we give out a zillion tickets and have all sorts of laws. You are never going to stop murder, but it is still against the law and we prosecute people who do it. Using Napolitano´s rationale we shouldn´t outlaw anything.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Crosscut, 12/13/2012 12:47:21 PM     (No. 9063634)

Start shooting more attempting to cross over. See if that has any affect.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: flatwater, 12/13/2012 12:58:47 PM     (No. 9063657)

"Trying is hard, so why try?"

Janet Incompetanto is just an uglier, more corrupt version of Janet Reno.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: JustCause, 12/13/2012 12:59:03 PM     (No. 9063659)

You NEVER fail at something until you quit.

Napolitano is a quitter. A non-starter. A disgrace...

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Reply 22 - Posted by: oh-heck, 12/13/2012 1:06:54 PM     (No. 9063672)

Napolitano: "You´re Never Going to Seal That Border.... While I Run Homeland Security"

There, I completed the headline.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/13/2012 1:21:00 PM     (No. 9063701)

She is just putting out a head fake folks.

More then half of the current illegal alien population who actually came from many third world countries, initially came into the USA by walking through a US port of entry after being issued and showing some sort of a temporary visa or border crossing card that allowed them into the USA for a temporary period of time. To all those intending illegal aliens the amount of security along the borderline was irrelevant.

After gaining entry to the country those intending illegal aliens traveled to some interior location, perhaps a sanctuary city, overstayed their alloted visa time period, procured fraudulent or otherwise false ID, enrolled their foreign born children in US public schools, and took an American job to which they were not legally entitled, after showing the employer their bogus ID and making false statements on the US Government Form I-9, perhaps even falsely claiming US citizenship.

Remember it is Obama Administration policy, administered by this Napolitano lady that no effort should be made to arrest and deport those millions of illegal aliens until after they are finally convicted of some very serious violent crime, many times after they have murdered or otherwise seriously assaulted some innocent US citizen.

Common sense would tell you that such a non-enforcement policy favoring illegal aliens will only encourage more mass uncontrolled illegal immigration. That will not change as long as the Democrats tout very liberal visa issuing policies and have cause to believe that just about all illegal aliens are prospective Democrat voters.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: metalman2, 12/13/2012 1:21:16 PM     (No. 9063702)

The easiest way and the cheapest way to get results is to eliminate the reasons the Mexicans want to come here. Easy ----

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Reply 25 - Posted by: capt scurvey, 12/13/2012 1:45:57 PM     (No. 9063748)

If they were voting republican, you couldn´t find one if you tried...

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Reply 26 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 12/13/2012 2:49:21 PM     (No. 9063828)

Yessss... and apparently we´re never going to seal Miss Incompetentano´s mouth either.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: JAN, 12/13/2012 3:28:31 PM     (No. 9063870)

No sir, YOU are never going to seal the border.



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Reply 28 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 12/13/2012 3:47:45 PM     (No. 9063909)

Ditto #2.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 12/13/2012 4:02:49 PM     (No. 9063939)

This is the most obvious use of Projection I have ever seen. I say open the boarder but close the jobs to illegals.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: suziesuburbanite, 12/13/2012 4:04:58 PM     (No. 9063949)

Not unless you try

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Penney, 12/13/2012 4:10:21 PM     (No. 9063964)

´Mission,´ unaccomplished?! Big Sis is NOT, ´´The Little Engine That COULD,´´ eh?!!! ...Time to get someone who CAN DO the job!!!

dem pols have no shame

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Reply 32 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/13/2012 4:33:37 PM     (No. 9064020)

If they really wanted to bring mass uncontrolled illegal immigration to a close and get rid of most of the illegal aliens here now, they would re-issue the social security card to everybody under age 55 who is qualified to have such a card. They would put a digital photograph, along with other electronic identifiers on the card, and make the new card verifiable through electronic means.

Then anytime anyone is hired it would be the employer´s responsibility to examine the card to ensure that the person being hired is the same person depicted on the card, and then verify that the card is a valid card through a government electronic database.

If that were to happen most all illegal aliens would no longer be able to get a job worth having in this country. After that, an awful lot of illegal aliens would leave and the job magnet that draws them here would no longer exist.

Then all you have to do is force the politicians to turn off the welfare faucet and provide no government benefits and services other then emergency services to the remaining illegal aliens. All the above is pretty much just good common sense.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: stablemoney, 12/13/2012 6:16:48 PM     (No. 9064181)

We could start by getting rid of Napolitano.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: snowcloud, 12/13/2012 6:20:38 PM     (No. 9064186)

Oh, they´d seal it QUICK if it were bringing in republican voters.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: sw penn, 12/13/2012 11:58:43 PM     (No. 9064570)

Between wide open and air-tight
there seems to be considerable
wiggle room.

wiggle over...
wiggle under...
wiggle thru...

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WASHINGTON—In what was described as a major ramping up of sanctions, Secretary of State John Kerry announced on Tuesday that the United States had frozen Russian President Vladimir Putin’s Netflix account, effective immediately. “Unless and until Mr. Putin calls off the annexation of Crimea, no more ‘House of Cards’ or ‘Orange Is the New Black’ for him,” Mr. Kerry said. “The United States will not stand by and reward the annexation of another sovereign nation with a policy of streaming as usual.” While all of the sanctions Mr. Kerry announced on Tuesday were Netflix-related, he warned Mr. Putin that

Sarah Palin’s New Reality Show Is
Basically Jackass for Conservatives

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Mediaite, by Matt Wilstein    Original Article
Posted By: Drive- 3/18/2014 1:18:25 PM     Post Reply
“Get red, wild and blue, America!” There’s a new trailer for Sarah Palin’s Amazing America reality show on the Sportsman Channel and it is way more insane than you ever thought it could be. The show released a teaser video last month, but it just consisted of Palin’s silhouette over an full screen American flag and quotes about how awesome she was. This time, we get actual footage from the show, and it looks… incredibly goofy. Now, it’s not that I thought Amazing America was going to be some introspective TV version of NPR’s This American Life with the former Alaska governor


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