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Protest Backfires: Rep. Pete Olson
Now Opposes Conference with Senate
on Amnesty

Breitbart, by Matthew Boyle

Original Article

Posted By:tisHimself, 9/13/2013 6:12:15 AM

Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX) publicly came out against a conference committee with the Senate’s “Gang of Eight” legislation at a town hall in his district. A video of the event was provided to Breitbart News by local Tea Party activists. In early questioning on immigration, Olson described the Senate bill as “DOA,” short for “dead on arrival.” Ins final question on immigration, local Tea Partier Robert Gonzalez asked: “This is important because you said it’s DOA. Harry Reid ensured that if the bill goes to conference, he said we will get amnesty. The question is, are you for or against going

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Rove (Bush) Gang of 8/Schumer Senate Immigration bill bad. Congressional (Ryan) Bill(s) a better solution to the problems.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Janjan, 9/13/2013 6:25:27 AM     (No. 9518863)

The Feds have already proven themselves incapable of securing our borders. Why would we believe this time is any different? For every one boo hoo story they give us about some Mexican illegal who is humbly trying to feed his family as a migrant agricultural worker there are 3 jihadists sneaking in through the southern border. Much easier than using the airlines.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rinktum, 9/13/2013 6:55:34 AM     (No. 9518882)

Politicians are too busy making sure their snouts are plunged in the trough of taxpayer funded slop to hear anything the people say. If they came up for air, they would know that Americans want the border secured. All they know is how much it´s going to take to win their next election and that becomes their focus. Can´t understand why those who are serving from border states aren´t concerned about their constituents who are living in fear on their land on American soil. Border security should be a no brainer, but it all boils down to money and votes. It takes a cold hearted individual to say they represent these people and year after year do nothing to help them. No American should live this way. Shame on these self-serving politicians. Americans deserve better.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 9/13/2013 7:11:19 AM     (No. 9518905)

IMHO this site deserves credit for educating the public about the legislative process thus the "conference" trap.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bighambone, 9/13/2013 2:32:39 PM     (No. 9519566)

If the Republicans facilitate the passage of the liberal Democrat designed Senate bill, they will be committing long-term political suicide. It´s as simple as that, and all you have to do is look at the potential numbers of new foreign born Democrat voters who would be generated in the years ahead as a result of that bill to understand why.

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