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Democrat Amy Klobuchar: ‘We All Stand
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Posted By: Imright, 7/22/2019 12:03:35 AM

Democrat presidential hopeful Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) traveled to New Hampshire on Saturday and claimed “our democracy is at stake” because “we all stand on the shoulders of immigrants.” Klobuchar was quick to call out President Donald Trump for his previous remarks on Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and said the “send her back” chant that occurred at his North Carolina rally made it more “clear” than ever that our democracy is at stake.“And I think you know your obligation is great this year,” Klobuchar told the small crowd of supporters in Concord, New Hampshire.She added, “If you didn’t think that before — after this week and the things

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rumblehog 7/22/2019 12:05:21 AM (No. 130277)
Yeah, legal ones who came here with SKILLS or knowledge that improved American society. Pedro running a leaf blower doesn't count.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: smcchk 7/22/2019 12:36:00 AM (No. 130282)
If Democrats insist on making this election all about (illegal) immigrants and slavery reparations, let them. I can not see the selling point beyond the fringe.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Italiano 7/22/2019 12:37:48 AM (No. 130284)
...if and only if they vote Democrat when and how we tell them to.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 7/22/2019 12:52:32 AM (No. 130289)
Well, you know Amy, that's too bad. You were elected to serve We the People of These United States of American and to uphold the Constitution as it stands. When the 'squad' of nut cases leave, you can join them. Adios.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Vesicant 7/22/2019 1:00:40 AM (No. 130294)
Can we nuke Minnesota, or at least Minneapolis? You know, an unfortunate canoeing accident with a B-52 or an ICBM?
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Reply 6 - Posted by: SALady 7/22/2019 1:10:13 AM (No. 130299)
Yes, immigrants!!! Not illegal aliens!!!! Until Demon-Rats learn the difference, we are doomed!!!
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Strike3 7/22/2019 2:08:20 AM (No. 130322)
I thought our democracy was at stake during the reign of King Obola when we actually put a muslim in the White House seven years after Omar's tribe killed 3,000 innocent American civilians. We are fine now, thanks for asking.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: JediJerry 7/22/2019 2:43:17 AM (No. 130327)
How about standing on the shoulders of US Citizens? Is there something about illegal aliens you find superior to us? Please explain in a way we can begin to understand.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: bedub 7/22/2019 2:52:53 AM (No. 130328)
What does her statement even mean? So silly. Such pandering.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Trigger2 7/22/2019 5:48:56 AM (No. 130342)
What this witch really means is her and her commie party stand behind illegal aliens, visa overstays, immigration fraud, jihadis, and criminals of all stripes.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: GO3 7/22/2019 6:14:30 AM (No. 130354)
We stand on the shoulders of colonists.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: BarryNo 7/22/2019 6:37:19 AM (No. 130361)
She's talking about the illegals they can underpay and blackmail with deportation. Standing on the necks, rather.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 7/22/2019 6:38:36 AM (No. 130362)
Sorry, Amy, but you didn't build that.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Philipsonh 7/22/2019 6:51:51 AM (No. 130370)
We sure do; In fact. everyone here born after 1492 does. Factual headline except she attaches a different meaning to it.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: law428 7/22/2019 6:57:00 AM (No. 130374)
It's always been about giving freebies to illegals so they'll vote Democrat, because Democrats have destroyed their reputation with real Americans who know what they're truly about. If they ever get this accomplished they will embed themselves so deep in corruption and nefarious legislation you will never see a conservative, America-loving, politician ever win another election. America will no longer be the America you grew up in. It's already changed so much that the America of my childhood (1950's) is just a fond memory.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: F15 Gork 7/22/2019 8:01:02 AM (No. 130412)
The only people I owe anything to are those who carried a rifle, built and defended this nation.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Oldenoughtoknowbetter 7/22/2019 8:35:27 AM (No. 130432)
My step grandfather was a legal immigrant. He was healthy, learned English, passed a test of American history and civics, was hard working, built a house, became a Republican, and was very proud of being American. He did not receive benefits or medical care, survived the Depression and WWII, try to convert us to his religion, work under the table then send the money back home, bring his whole family here (he never saw them again), smuggle drugs or burn flags. There's a big difference.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Lawsy0 7/22/2019 8:37:30 AM (No. 130435)
Democrat Amy Klobuchar: ‘We All Stand on the Shoulders of Legal Immigrants.’ There, fixed the headline for you, Amy.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: earlybird 7/22/2019 8:41:26 AM (No. 130439)
How long did it take her staffers to come up with that lofty bit? I don’t expect to see it carved under her head at Mt. Rushmore...
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Reply 20 - Posted by: DVC 7/22/2019 9:00:19 AM (No. 130463)
Legal immigrants - NOT illegal aliens. Never confuse the two, no matter how often the Dems try to confuse them. Legal immigrants are honest people, who came here following the rules to become Americans. Illegal aliens are criminals who have broken into our country, here to steal jobs and welfare and send much of the money back to their own countries as remittances. The two categories have nothing to do with each other.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: JackBurton 7/22/2019 9:06:07 AM (No. 130469)
Face it: Immigrants come here to stand on OUR shoulders. They benefit from the laws, the ethic, the opportunity and the wealth. The good ones add to it. The bad ones just leech it for all their worth.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: M2 7/22/2019 9:09:12 AM (No. 130475)
She's right: The Pilgrims and Founding Fathers.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: red1066 7/22/2019 9:15:57 AM (No. 130485)
They left out the word LEGAL immigrants. Ellis Island wasn't a tourist destination.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: anniebc 7/22/2019 2:49:59 PM (No. 130741)
Stand on their shoulders to do what? Silly gurl. Too stupid for the presidency.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: MickTurn 7/22/2019 2:51:02 PM (No. 130744)
Yes, LEGAL Immigrants...the Illegals just want free stuff and that didn't and won't build anything of value!
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