Skip to comments.Heller, facing primary challenge in Nevada, leans toward backing Trump on immigration
Posted on 02/13/2018 2:26:30 PM PST by cotton1706
Sen. Dean Heller said on Monday that overall he was inclined to support President Donald Trumps immigration framework, the latest sign that the vulnerable incumbent is siding with the president in the legislative trenches of Congress.
While the Nevada Republican did not outright say he would vote for the presidents proposal, he said in an interview that it was his starting point going into the immigration debate in the Senate. The move to support Trump will probably nullify some of the criticism from his conservative primary opponent, Danny Tarkanian, though its likely to be panned by Democratic Rep. Jacky Rosen, who is challenging Heller.
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McCain turned on Trump as soon as he was reelected
If Heller doesn’t jump on the bandwagon for the Wall and Deportations, his opponent should. Whoever does will Win big time.
Laxalt running for Gov. That’s good.
Trump needs to tweet something nice about the challenger to help Heller make up his mind.
Dear Heller...go to Hell...I’m supporting Danny Tarkanian!
I will never vote for him here. Theres nothing he could do that would get my vote.
The famous 6 year metamorphosis of Republican senators, always occurring in conjunction with upcoming reelection years, in which they change from mealy-mouthed jellyfishes into no-nonsense conservatives. Before changing back after reelection.
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