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GOP fury as Obama fails to
include guarantee of tougher border
controls in blueprint that
allows 11 million illegal
immigrants to become U.S. citizens

Daily Mail (UK), by Michael Zennie

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/29/2013 8:06:09 PM

President Barack Obama managed to provoke the ire of Republicans before he even unveiled his immigration reform plan this afternoon. The president is refusing to tie tougher border enforcement to his proposal that would allow 11million illegal immigrants to become American citizens. Obama, who campaigned on giving undocumented immigrants ´a pathway to citizenship,´ laid out his plan this afternoon, claiming it is similar to the one proposed on Monday by a bipartisan group in the U.S. Senate. His proposal includes stepped up enforcement - like a new program to that would help businesses verify the immigration status

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KTWO, 1/29/2013 8:25:24 PM     (No. 9147317)

Obama is never going to enforce immigration laws he doesn´t like. Never.

Thus it doesn´t matter if tougher border security and visa tracking gets into the law or not.

And if the Congress appropriates money for those the money will spent on phony programs that do nothing run by political favorites.

And if the Congress requires that the administration certify some enforcement actions have been or are being done then Obama will just certify.

The Usual Idiots, much of the GOP Congress, will again fall for promises that mean nothing. An immigration reform bill will pass. And the egos of Senators like McCain will be stroked.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: pmarc078, 1/29/2013 8:37:11 PM     (No. 9147337)

#2...there already IS a third party. it´s called the constitution party. just because sarah is not involved in it does not mean that it does not exist....

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Coy860, 1/29/2013 8:42:39 PM     (No. 9147343)

It appears most everyone is running with the 11 million figure.
I say it is closer to 20 million..agree with those who say we are screwed.
My friends waited 13 years to enter the USA from Ukraine..but they did it the legal way (not being good swimmers). 3 years later they paid fees in the hundreds of dollars each to become citizens. Close to a thousand dollars for the two of them.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 1/29/2013 8:49:17 PM     (No. 9147347)

Border security is a red herring. If you sealed off the border 100% tomorrow and then granted amnesty for those still here it would be enough to virtually guarantee a permanent Democrat majority, especially because of the many unlawful guests located in swing border states like NV, NM, AZ, FL, CO, etc. The real solution is to enforce labor laws and stop giving freebies to people here illegally. They will self deport if you remove the incentive. Most are only here to take good paying jobs from lawful US workers and then send the money back to Mexico. For you bleeding hearts out there: what about all the people all across the world trying to come here legally? What about the flat wages our working class have been cursed with for 30-40 years because of open borders and a flooded labor market? What about the country of Mexico? Illegal immigration and open borders has created a society of chaos south of the border. Mexico has plenty of potential, especially as a manufacturer of goods, but the current system of sending able-bodied people up north to poach US jobs has deteriorated the stability of Mexican society.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Emmajustin, 1/29/2013 8:49:38 PM     (No. 9147348)

Hey GOP, don´t get mad, get even.
Demand we protect America FIRST.
Most good folks still want America protected.
You may lose the illegal votes, but we never had them so no big deal.
If you go for amnesty you will lose votes you currently have and lose the country.
GOP grow a pair and stand and fight.
Don´t let the thug in the White House beat us any more.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: anonymous, 1/29/2013 8:56:37 PM     (No. 9147356)

This lenient approach to illegal immigrants by both major parties is fertile ground for the rise of a third party. However, it´s immensely difficult for a third party to rise because of the lack of structure and personnel, as well as the people´s natural suspicion to anything that isn´t already part of the status quo.

The way things are going, the very essence of the USA is being harmed. They´re coming from the bottom and the top.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/29/2013 9:49:32 PM     (No. 9147418)

By now most thinking people should recognize that Obama is not about enforcing the immigration laws, but is all abut turning as many illegal aliens into new Democrat voters as possible.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: simple simon, 1/29/2013 10:18:05 PM     (No. 9147470)

GOP Fury....

that´s laughable.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 1/29/2013 10:25:14 PM     (No. 9147487)

Barry has the political instincts of a porcupine. He just ruined McCain and Rubio´s day. No laws passed this time around.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/29/2013 11:38:54 PM     (No. 9147585)

Where do they get this 11 million illegal immigrants number from ? While they are piling in here like cockroaches, who is counting them ?

#5 My friend from Russia paid through the nose to come here. Even Haitians pay for only the chance to come here every year, only to lose money year after year when not picked.

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