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Gang of Eight Members Vote Against Amendment Securing Borders Before Amnesty

ssking111 Wrote: May 09, 2013 5:02 PM
And THIS Marco is why we will NEVER support "comprehensive" immigration reform! Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me! NOT going to happen! Period. I'll join a movement to have the Tea Party become a real party if Republicans sign off on this fiasco.
katepatate Wrote: May 09, 2013 6:46 PM
It's about time the Tea party stopped backing Republicans. If you are tired of holding your nose and voting Democrat lite, then join a party that has some guts and will stand up to the Demons. I am neither a Democrat nor a Republican any longer. Neither party speaks for me.
mmercier Wrote: May 09, 2013 6:18 PM
Bear Trax Wrote: May 09, 2013 5:20 PM
Right you are. We want no part of the same old tricks. If republicans want to loose the tea party go ahead and pass this 5000 page nonsense. We're tired of egg on our face. Let the democrats campaign in 2014 for 100% unconditional immediate amnesty and see how far they get.

An amendment submitted by Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley requiring the security of the Nation's borders before granting amnesty to more than 11 million illegal immigrants, has been voted down by the Senate Judiciary Committee 6-12. Every Democrat on the Committee voted against the amendment.

The amendment:

Purpose:  To prohibit the granting of registered provisional immigrant status until the Secretary has maintained effective control of the borders for 6 months and to apply border security strategies to all border sectors.

Gang of Eight Republican Sens. Jeff Flake and Lindsey Graham sit on the Committee and...