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Jeb Bush to Republicans: ‘Stop Acting Stupid’ on Immigration (Pushing Amnesty Yet Again)
Stand With Arizona ^ | 08-30-2012 | John Hill

Posted on 08/30/2012 4:30:26 PM PDT by montag813

Tonight, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush is addressing the Republican National Convention.

Why is he being given that honor, you say? That is a good question, since he is at great odds with both the party's nominee, the party's platform, and the American people on the issue of immigration, and continues to insult us on a weekly basis to pimp his pro-amnesty views that we have consistently rejected.

At a forum on immigration, Bush said Republicans aren’t going to close the gap with Hispanic voters until they “stop acting stupid” by being too "tough" on "immigrants" (the usual code for illegal aliens).

Bush said many Hispanic voters share the GOP’s commitment to faith, family and small government but have been alienated from the party by "exclusionary rhetoric" on immigration. But that, he said, is finally changing.

With the typical arrogance we usually hear from New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Bush acted as if he spoke for "conservatives", even though he is anything but...

“I promise you this is where the conservative cause is going, and thank God it is,” he said to cheers at a lunch sponsored by the Hispanic Leadership Network.

Bush speaks for the political elites - irrespective of party - those who want open borders, and unfettered access to cheap labor, their staggering financial and socials costs, and security risks to Americans be damned.  Bush is NOT a "conservative", and is in line with La Raza, the ACLU, MALDEF and Barack Obama on immigration. Like them he opposed Arizona's SB1070 and subsequent laws in Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina. Like them he supports an unrestricted "Dream Act" and refuses to criticize Obama's lawless decree granted amnesty to nearly 2 million illegals, with no safeguards against fraud.

And it is stupid politics too. Supporting amnesty does nothing to help the GOP gain Hispanic votes. The proof? 2008. John McCain was the very author of the 2006 McCain-Kennedy amnesty bill - the one we activists killed. McCain was the very architect of illegal alien amnesty - and yet he still received the lowest percentage of the Hispanic vote of any GOP candidate in history - 31%, compared to 45% for George W. Bush in 2o04 (before Bush supported McCain's amnesty). Jeb Bush cannot possibly argue this is a winning political strategy.

Bush does not represent the views of the Republicans he will speak to in the hall tonight, on this existential issue for America. It is my sincere hope that he does not mention it even once in his speech.

But should he do so, I ask all delegates in the room to stand up for America, and let Bush know where we stand...

If Bush bashes the Arizona or Alabama immigration laws: BOO him.

Should he tell you we need to support the "Dream Act": BOO him.

If Bush tells you we need to "move beyond" securing the border: BOO him.

Should he call for a "guest worker" program for illegal aliens: BOO him.

Don't worry about what the media will say. Don't worry about how it will affect Romney's control over the Convention - which he has already pushed over the limit this year. This nation is far bigger than one man or one party. Jeb Bush and his La Raza-style, open-borders, amnesty politics are an existential threat to the United States.

If Jeb goes there, tell him, and the elite political class that supports him - NEVER to go there again.


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1 posted on 08/30/2012 4:30:34 PM PDT by montag813
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To: montag813

Who invited the Bushrino?


2 posted on 08/30/2012 4:35:26 PM PDT by madison10
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To: montag813

PISS OFF BUSH you and your family want to ignore illegal immigration robaly because you get all those nannies and gardeners from over the border and you want us to ignore abortion and you want us ot appease the turd pokers and strap on wearers


3 posted on 08/30/2012 4:36:00 PM PDT by manc (Marriage =1 man + 1 woman,when they say marriage equality then they should support polygamy)
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To: montag813
We've paid such a high price because the BUSH WIVES are so ***^^^$$$ LAZY!

I lived in Texas when it was considered low-class to take advantage of illegal aliens. At the University of El Paso, the faculty wives and the of-so-liberal female teachers all kept little slaves in their basements. If they got caught driving their maids back and forth from the river, they got their precious cars impounded. This was what it was like under Jimmy Carter.

But the Bush women can't make their own beds, clean their own toilets or wipe their own babies' backsides. So they want a little squad of body servants at notice at all times.

This is the real story. Lazy selfish women too cheap to hire citizens at honest wages. Bush women.

I don't think I'll watch the convention tonight.

Like the gays, I wish the Bushes would leave us alone.

4 posted on 08/30/2012 4:36:46 PM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: montag813

Smart move, send Bush out there to say something stupid so the speechwriters can scribble it out of Mitt’s speech.


5 posted on 08/30/2012 4:47:48 PM PDT by cripplecreek (What does it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul?)
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To: montag813

The Bush family needs to realize that their day has come and gone. They are no longer needed.

All they do now is hurt the cause. Amnesty is not a popular issue. If it were, the dems would have done it when they owned the House, Senate, and the White House.

They didn’t pursue it for a reason. Remember, they do nothing that does not help their Marxist cause.

The dems would like nothing better than have the GOP grant amnesty. Why? Because they will do exactly what they did with blacks.

They will claim they were for latinos, even though they didn’t grant the amnesty. Come election time, they will take credit and when the GOP says, “we did it”, they will say “see you did it, not us.


6 posted on 08/30/2012 4:48:13 PM PDT by dforest
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To: montag813
It's important to put regular Americans out of work, especially middle-class and lower-class by using tens of millions of illegal immigrants. Plus you can buy their voting blocks this way. That's why Obama just did his end-run to validate illegals and that's why those who are NAU-lovers want the same thing. Jeb Bush has been a shamnesty proponent for a long time.

The Speech

“... we have before us, the opportunity to forge, for ourselves and future generations, a new world order ... when we are successful, *and we will be*, we have a real chance at this new world order ... a credible United Nations ... to fulfill the promise and vision of the UN's founders”
7 posted on 08/30/2012 4:48:41 PM PDT by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, 5:13; John 3:17-18, 6:69, 11:25, 14:6, 20:31; Rom10:8-11; 1 Tim 2:5; Titus 3:4-5)
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To: Mamzelle

As Jesse Jackson used to say, stay out of da Bushes!


8 posted on 08/30/2012 4:49:02 PM PDT by heye2monn
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To: montag813

If Bush bashes the Arizona or Alabama immigration laws: BOO him.

Should he tell you we need to support the “Dream Act”: BOO him.

If Bush tells you we need to “move beyond” securing the border: BOO him.

Should he call for a “guest worker” program for illegal aliens: BOO him.

Sounds good to me!


9 posted on 08/30/2012 4:50:53 PM PDT by stephenjohnbanker (God, family, country, mom, apple pie, the girl next door and a Ford F250 to pull my boat.)
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To: Mamzelle
The GOP real conservatives have to get together and get their message across loud and clear; no special favors for any groups of people, we all have to obey the law with no exceptions. This is not being unfair to any group, on the contrary, it is fairness to expect all of us to go by the same rules. Those who are trying to get amnesty are the ones who demand special treatment which is unfair to legal immigrants who go through the proper procedure and to the citizens of this country who must protect their country for their children. Any fair minded person would understand this, only those who are chauvinistic or demanding special treatment would have trouble understanding this.
10 posted on 08/30/2012 4:51:13 PM PDT by cradle of freedom (Long live the Republic !)
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To: montag813
Jeb is morphing into the Clinton of the republican party.


11 posted on 08/30/2012 4:51:23 PM PDT by Iron Munro ("In any compromise between good and evil, it is only evil that can profit." - Ayn Rand)
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To: montag813
I ask all delegates in the room to stand up for America, and let Bush know where we stand...

If Bush bashes the Arizona or Alabama immigration laws: BOO him.

Should he tell you we need to support the "Dream Act": BOO him.

If Bush tells you we need to "move beyond" securing the border: BOO him.

Should he call for a "guest worker" program for illegal aliens: BOO him.

I heartily concur.

At one time I'd have gladly supported Jeb for president. But he has soiled the nest, I'm afraid.

12 posted on 08/30/2012 4:51:24 PM PDT by marron
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To: montag813
"stop acting stupid" screams Jeb Bush along with Jack Kemp, William Bennett, et al.. during the 1990s following the 1994 election when ~60 percent of voters passed Prop 187, elected Republican Prop 187-backer Pete Wilson governor, and elected Republican Prop 187-backers as the majority in the Assembly for the first time (almost) ever.

The California Republican Party establishment rushed to stop acting stupid.

Since then I think there's been just two Republicans win statewide elections, one insurance commissioner and Schwarzenkennedy. The insurance commissioner was forced to resign mostly because a termed-out Democrat assemblywoman wanted that job. IIRC,

13 posted on 08/30/2012 4:51:58 PM PDT by WilliamofCarmichael (If modern America's Man on Horseback is out there, Get on the damn horse already!)
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To: heye2monn
PS--even well-off Hispanic women had illegal maids. But it was frowned on by the middle-class kind. Like me.

Elite women like Bush wives and daughters get to break the law. And if we don't like that, we get reminded that they are hiring slaves because they love them. Laura O'Hara, fiddle dee dee.

14 posted on 08/30/2012 4:53:58 PM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: montag813

RINO Romney is backed by the GOPe
because he is perceived as
THE gateway to the return of the Bushes.

And consider that meanwhile:
Gov. Palin - ignored
Conservatives - ignored


15 posted on 08/30/2012 5:00:08 PM PDT by Diogenesis (Vi veri veniversum vivus vici)
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To: montag813

So you lament “exclusionary rhetoric” and then go on to call anybody who doesn’t agree with you “stupid”. Real brain surgeon there


16 posted on 08/30/2012 5:03:46 PM PDT by Lurkina.n.Learnin (Ignorance is bliss- I'm stoked)
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To: montag813

These selfish self-centered ambitious power-hungry RINOs can never say how ammesty is good for current American citizens, they always tell us how good it’ll be for “the party”. It’s all about more votes to forward their ambitions, not about America or We The People. They are making the mistake of conflating what’s good for them and “the party” with what’s good for the country.

RINOS, Jeb Bush, it’s not about what gets more votes for you so you can live in DC and make crony deals to get rich. It’s about us and America and all the legal citizens. How blindly blatantly power-hungry can you be?


17 posted on 08/30/2012 5:04:56 PM PDT by mrsmel (One Who Can See)
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To: Iron Munro

Just Jeb? I wouldn’t be surprised if they supported Hillary, since Bill is the new brother.


18 posted on 08/30/2012 5:07:06 PM PDT by A Strict Constructionist (We're an Oligrachy...Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God. Thomas Jefferson)
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To: montag813

Jeb Bush should stop being stupid. I guess he can’t help it though, it’s in his genes.


19 posted on 08/30/2012 5:07:40 PM PDT by CrosscutSaw
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To: montag813

Anyone who thinks Republicans can move ahead with Negro’s or Hispanics is a damned fool.

The smart ones will vote Republican and the idiots will vote for Obama , it’s that simple and Jeb Bush knows it.

he is just spouting off for the Hispanic vote so his wife won’t toss him out of bed tonight.


20 posted on 08/30/2012 5:09:11 PM PDT by Venturer
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To: montag813

GOOD...Bush is sticking to education so far. Hopefully that’s all it will cover.


21 posted on 08/30/2012 5:12:19 PM PDT by montag813
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To: montag813

No one care what you think. Go live in mexico.


22 posted on 08/30/2012 5:15:19 PM PDT by TribalPrincess2U (0bama's agenda—Divide and conquer. FREEDOM OR FREE STUFF- YOU GET ONE CHOICE, CHOOSE WISELY)
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To: mrsmel
they always tell us how good it’ll be for “the party”.

And it's not even good for "the party." 85% of them vote Democrat. Legalize 20 million ilegales, and it's game over for the GOP at the ballot box forever.

23 posted on 08/30/2012 5:15:56 PM PDT by kevao (Obama didn't kill Bin Laden. Someone else made that happen!)
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To: manc

When Jeb was Gov of Fla., everyone there were amazed how he governed that state. My cousin who lived there when he was Gov, thought he was a fiscal conservative genius. Unfortunately, once he’s out of office, he goes brain-dead and he doesn’t have the class of his brother to just STFU.


24 posted on 08/30/2012 5:18:55 PM PDT by max americana (Make the world a better place by punching a liberal in the face)
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To: montag813

“Acting stupid”?!?

Why don’t you go &@$* yourself, Jebby.


25 posted on 08/30/2012 5:28:03 PM PDT by Psycho_Bunny (OWS = The Great American Snivel War)
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To: montag813

Down with the GOP —I have a throbbing boner to NOT vote for a Bush.

RINOs onto the ash-heap of history...!


26 posted on 08/30/2012 5:52:28 PM PDT by gaijin
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To: Mamzelle
This is the real story. Lazy selfish women too cheap to hire citizens at honest wages. Bush women.

Speaking of bushes, don't forget how many people would rather spend $10 or $15 on an illegal to mow their lawn than do it themselves or pay more to an American company to do it.

Most illegals are here because there is money to be made. Until we dry up that source of money for them, they will keep on coming, no matter what we do on the border.
27 posted on 08/30/2012 5:54:31 PM PDT by af_vet_rr
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To: manc
Jeb's ol'lady is a Mexican, and their daughter is a crack addict (polite name for it).

He is NOT to be trusted for a second on any issue involving illegal or criminal behavior and ambitions of latinos or latinas!

28 posted on 08/30/2012 5:58:14 PM PDT by muawiyah
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To: montag813

Levin spoke to this. He was respectful but made the salient point that the Bush family has long overstayed its political welcome.


29 posted on 08/30/2012 6:06:30 PM PDT by Gene Eric (Demoralization is a weapon of the enemy. Don't get it, don't spread it!)
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To: montag813
The best way for Republicans to handle the immigration issue is to aggressively promote a new immigration policy that brings in skilled people and workers. They should complain constantly about how slowly the Federal Government processes legal immigrants, highlighting the inefficiency of system. There's a lot of resentment in legal immigrants against illegal immigrants. Republicans could use those votes by getting something done to speed the processing of applications and to naturalize legal immigrants.

I don't see much action, though.

When Democrats focus on Mexican immigrants and ignore immigrants of other nationalities, it amounts to racial preference.

30 posted on 08/30/2012 6:15:05 PM PDT by conservative sympathizer
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To: Mamzelle

“I wish the Bushes would leave us alone.”

That’s my wish as well, Mamzelle.


31 posted on 08/30/2012 6:18:17 PM PDT by SharpRightTurn ( White, black, and red all over--America's affirmative action, metrosexual president.)
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To: muawiyah

I personally think there may well be Mexican cartel money involved, too. What else explains why they want to keep the border open for illegals, even though they are psuedo-Republicans?? Connect the dots. Follow the money.


32 posted on 08/30/2012 6:19:24 PM PDT by AmericanInTokyo (Donate, & walk precincts, not for "Parties", but for individual, principled "Candidates" (& for FR)
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To: montag813

Maybe he ought to shut up and take his alien wife and move to Mexico!!!


33 posted on 08/30/2012 6:24:08 PM PDT by dalereed
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To: Diogenesis

B-but we CAN’T vote for a SECOND party candidate! That would cause the end of America! Cats would lay down with dogs! Mayan Apocalypse! End of life as we know it!

Etc. Etc. But you all know the drill already.


34 posted on 08/30/2012 6:24:47 PM PDT by RKBA Democrat (WILLARD 2012 - It's not just a campaign, it's a conservative suicide pact!)
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To: montag813
Hey Jeb, I have an idea...

Why don't you move down to Latin America and do some assimilating yourself?

Leave us ALONE.

...and put up that WALL.

Cheers!

35 posted on 08/30/2012 6:24:51 PM PDT by grey_whiskers (The opinions are solely those of the author and are subject to change without notice.)
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To: dalereed

His alien wife, the one who got caught trying to smuggle thousands of dollars of designer clothes into the country? Deport her. Him too.


36 posted on 08/30/2012 6:25:44 PM PDT by ladyjane
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To: montag813

My wife made me change the channel when he was speaking. Why is this man spouting that BS on OUR stage at this important time?


37 posted on 08/30/2012 6:28:46 PM PDT by SAR
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To: conservative sympathizer
Yeah, that, militarizing the southern border, deporting ANY illegal (with family) that commits ANY misdemeanor, defining the 14th amendment, and actually reforming welfare...
then there's some hope.
38 posted on 08/30/2012 6:28:57 PM PDT by norton
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To: SAR

Jeb spoke on education and gave a magnificent speech

Sour grapes causes cancer


39 posted on 08/30/2012 6:31:26 PM PDT by bert ((K.E. N.P. N.C. +12 ..... Present failure and impending death yield irrational action))
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To: norton

Did I omit shutting Jeb Bush up in some extravagantly catered rubber room in one or another Bush compound?


40 posted on 08/30/2012 6:31:38 PM PDT by norton
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To: Diogenesis

STAY OUT DA BUSHES!!!!!!

IF a BUSH is ever the nominee for the repubs again, I will not vote for him/her/IT and would change my reg to NONE OF THE ABOVE.


41 posted on 08/30/2012 6:33:03 PM PDT by Chainsawj (Looks like I have NOBODY to vote FOR, I'll just vote againest the dems.......AGAIN.)
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To: conservative sympathizer

Agree with you. This was true back in the 1980s as well. I was dating a young Mexican lady in Dallas at the time. She and her whole family were here legitimately, green cards, and brought in a business. They did custom hand worked carpentry and carving for architectural fixtures. They employed a half dozen people and paid taxes - all above board, all legit.

All of them were applying for US citizenship, and were passed over in precedence by the Kennedy amnesty sham. Man were they angry. And why not? I lost track of them over the years, but they were considering a return to Mexico and an expanded business over there the last I knew.

Honest, productive, hardworking and self sufficient; desiring to become Americans. Passed over for sad faced mojados who celebrate Cinco de Mayo and protest American flags on American soil.


42 posted on 08/30/2012 6:35:31 PM PDT by Psalm 144 ( "I didn't leave the Democratic Party. The party left me." Ronald Wilson Reagan)
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To: SAR

“Why is this man spouting that BS on OUR stage at this important time?”

Not to be snarky, but I don’t think it is ‘our’ stage. Tea Party, libertarians, small government Republicans and SoCons have all been punked, and punked thoroughly, and punked for a long time.

That is a fact. Not a pretty one, but it is a true one.


43 posted on 08/30/2012 6:39:07 PM PDT by Psalm 144 ( "I didn't leave the Democratic Party. The party left me." Ronald Wilson Reagan)
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To: madison10

Who invited the Bushrino?
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The Republican establishment did.


44 posted on 08/30/2012 6:45:07 PM PDT by SUSSA
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To: Psalm 144

Explain, please.


45 posted on 08/30/2012 8:18:46 PM PDT by SAR
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To: SAR

I mean that it is the ‘moderate’ GOP which has won. Thus not ‘our’ stage.


46 posted on 08/30/2012 8:22:01 PM PDT by Psalm 144 ( "I didn't leave the Democratic Party. The party left me." Ronald Wilson Reagan)
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To: SAR
My wife made me change the channel when he was speaking. Why is this man spouting that BS on OUR stage at this important time?

Welcome to the GOP of 2012! Sure, it's the bunch of left-leaning RINOs we had in 2008, 2000, 1996, 1992, and 1988, just a little more blatant about their leftist ways.
47 posted on 08/30/2012 9:03:44 PM PDT by af_vet_rr
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To: montag813

No one care what you think. Go live in Mexico.

Then Jeb can hob nob with Romney’s cousins.


48 posted on 08/30/2012 9:52:26 PM PDT by W. W. SMITH ((Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.)
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To: af_vet_rr
This is one of the reasons I trend populist on all these McMansions, and am called jealous at times.

If your possessions are too many for you to maintain LEGALLY--don't have so many possessions.

Do you remember when "landscaping" used to mean a patch of lawn, a few pansies and some shrubs?

Now all this elaborate "scaping" with stone retainers, lavish sprinkler systems--people spend half of what their home is worth on greenery that they have no way to maintain without a service. Then, when they find out how much it costs to maintain legally, they bring in gangland from Mexico so they can have the perfect lawn.

I live near resort retirement areas in the mountains where "conservatives" from hot southern cities come to cool off, and these conservatives have armies of illegals that fill up our schools and hosptials and jails.

And they like to think of themselves as so charitable for hiring the "needy."

I'd like to see anyone hiring illegals to have his big lavish property confiscated .

49 posted on 08/31/2012 7:30:43 AM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: montag813; 1_Inch_Group; 2sheep; 2Trievers; 3AngelaD; 3pools; 3rdcanyon; 4Freedom; 4ourprogeny; ...
Amnesty Ping!

Click the keyword Aliens to see more illegal alien, border security, and other related threads.

50 posted on 08/31/2012 9:10:24 AM PDT by HiJinx (He who controls the water, controls life.)
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