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Mark Levin (Goes "All In" Defending Rubio?)
Mark Levin ^

Posted on 04/18/2013 10:30:55 AM PDT by Windy City Conservative

While I oppose the immigration bill, given the border-security issue and Obama's record of non-enforcement, among other things, I regret linking to a post that refers to Senator Rubio as a slick used car salesman. He is earnest and thoughtful and deserves much better. He loves his country and means well, unlike too many politicians. There are slick used car salesmen on Capitol Hill, many come to mind, but Rubio is certainly not one of them.

Also, while I'm on the subject, there are bloggers, columnists, and radio hosts who will personally trash Rubio because they think that shows how tough they are on illegal immigration or how conservative they are. Actually, they are pretenders. Most of them have done nothing on this issue or for the conservative movement. Landmark Legal Foundation has been involved in every recent, major piece of litigation against the Obama administration involving illegal immigration, including assisting Arizona in its defense of its law and borders. We went all the way to the Supreme Court. I don't recall any of these "tough" guys and gals behind their computers and microphones lifting a finger. None of them. Talk is cheap, and many of them are frauds.


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While Mark Levin doesn't support the Gang of 8 immigration bill, he still supports Marco Rubio, and is defending him from anyone who is saying unkind words about Rubio.

However, when it comes to the current Gang of 8 bill, John McCain could go on Levin's show and state ver batim what Rubio has stated, and Levin would be blasting McCain personally. I don't like McCain at all, but a bad bill is a bad bill, and like it or not, he is being a salesman for this bill, and his goal at this point is to sell the product regardless of the quality of the product.

Marco was interviewed on Mark's show a few months back and talked about "De facto amnesty", and talked non-stop for 10 minutes while Levin did nothing to hold his feet to the fire. I complained about this in one or two comments on Levin's Facebook page, and have since been blocked from commenting.

1 posted on 04/18/2013 10:30:55 AM PDT by Windy City Conservative
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To: holdonnow

You’re dead wrong Mark...Rubio needs his feet held to the fire just like any other double-talking politician.


2 posted on 04/18/2013 10:33:21 AM PDT by Timber Rattler (Just say NO! to RINOS and the GOP-E)
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To: Windy City Conservative

By the way, an article on Powerline noted that Marco Rubio was first approached about joining the Gang of 8 back at the Senate Gym in December by his workout buddy, Dick Durbin. Dick Durbin for crying out loud. Rubio and Durbin working out together is about as bad as if Mark Levin had Keith Olberman as his workout buddy. Whatever happened the old adage, “judged by the company you keep”?


3 posted on 04/18/2013 10:34:24 AM PDT by Windy City Conservative
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To: Windy City Conservative

Rush is suppose have Rubio on today.

Rush talking about him now.


4 posted on 04/18/2013 10:34:57 AM PDT by TexasCajun
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To: Windy City Conservative

Hold-on-now: I don’t give a flip what you have done. ANYONE that wants to flood the American soil with 30+ Million Criminal Invaders that will live off the taxpayers are ANTI AMERICAN.

Deal with it!


5 posted on 04/18/2013 10:35:47 AM PDT by VRWCarea51
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To: Windy City Conservative

Mark Levin, Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity have a RINO/GOP-e enemy recognition problem.


6 posted on 04/18/2013 10:36:36 AM PDT by US Navy Vet (Go Packers! Go Rockies! Go Boston Bruins! See, I'm "Diverse"!)
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To: Windy City Conservative; moder_ator

You’re flat wrong.

And I’m proud to say it whether anyone else steps up or not

Mark likes Rubio personally. YOu don’t. That’s the difference. If you look at the substance of what Mark says, he absolutely is not about supporting Rubio’s gang of eight cause. He’s about being civil to someone he likes and admires.

Period.

There’s nothing else to this. No there, there.

This site is being burdened with false headlined “stories” against Rush Limbaugh and Mark Levin.

This is WRONG.


7 posted on 04/18/2013 10:39:59 AM PDT by txrangerette ("...hold to the truth; speak without fear..."(Glenn Beck))
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To: Windy City Conservative; moder_ator

You’re flat wrong.

And I’m proud to say it whether anyone else steps up or not

Mark likes Rubio personally. YOu don’t. That’s the difference. If you look at the substance of what Mark says, he absolutely is not about supporting Rubio’s gang of eight cause. He’s about being civil to someone he likes and admires.

Period.

There’s nothing else to this. No there, there.

This site is being burdened with false headlined “stories” against Rush Limbaugh and Mark Levin.

This is WRONG.


8 posted on 04/18/2013 10:40:12 AM PDT by txrangerette ("...hold to the truth; speak without fear..."(Glenn Beck))
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To: Windy City Conservative

Et tu, Mark??


9 posted on 04/18/2013 10:40:15 AM PDT by ObozoMustGo2012
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To: Windy City Conservative; holdonnow
Also, while I'm on the subject, there are bloggers, columnists, and radio hosts who will personally trash Rubio because they think that shows how tough they are on illegal immigration or how conservative they are. Actually, they are pretenders. Most of them have done nothing on this issue or for the conservative movement. Landmark Legal Foundation has been involved in every recent, major piece of litigation against the Obama administration involving illegal immigration, including assisting Arizona in its defense of its law and borders. We went all the way to the Supreme Court. I don't recall any of these "tough" guys and gals behind their computers and microphones lifting a finger. None of them. Talk is cheap, and many of them are frauds.

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So your importance to the movement is based on whether or not you're a lawyer. Great, Mark.

I got news for you: I love your show, but you better get one thing straight and you better do it quick. People like us who post here aren't just important to the conservative movement: we ARE the conservative movement.

We're the foot soldiers. We're the people who make the calls, who stay on the elected officials, who knock on the doors and who carry the freight on issues like gun control. And we will carry the freight on illegal immigration and Rubio amnesty as well.

And as grunt soldiers, we choose to exercise the common soldier's only right: the right to complain.

We don't like Rubio's amnesty. And if you don't like that, you can find a way to win elections without us. Because we can, and we will, cut our own deal.

10 posted on 04/18/2013 10:41:10 AM PDT by Colonel_Flagg (Blather. Reince. Repeat.)
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To: Windy City Conservative

Rubio is talking way too fast and selling way too hard.

I hear more of the same that was supposed to be done but not done and excuses for not enforcing the laws we have now.


11 posted on 04/18/2013 10:43:45 AM PDT by Sequoyah101
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To: txrangerette

Settle down with your defense of Mark Levin and Rush Limbaugh; they’ll be fine, no matter what happens to the rest of us if Marco Rubio gets his way. I don’t like or dislike a politician personally, but I fight against their policy and critique their actions.

I stated up front the Mark Levin doesn’t support the Gang of 8 bill, but I think Mark and Rush should stop saying what a great conservative Rubio is when Rubio pulls this stuff on the American people. Marco is the appointed salesman for this bill and we are allowed the criticize the salesman within reason. We can say he is talking like a slick used car salesman if that is what he reminds us of.

The difference between Levin, Rush, and someone like me is that I am willing to distance myself from a politician who is making a big mistake and trying to convince conservative voters and conservative politicians to put the country in a bad situation. Enforce the current immigration laws to the best of the government’s ability and humanity, it’s that simple.


12 posted on 04/18/2013 10:46:01 AM PDT by Windy City Conservative
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To: Windy City Conservative
If you say so, Mark.
13 posted on 04/18/2013 10:46:13 AM PDT by Third Person (Welcome to Gaymerica.)
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To: Sequoyah101

Why should we expect different results from a bill that was written by the Same Idiot that helped write the 1986 Legislation. Chuckles Schumer claimed that was the End of all Scamnesty. Now 30 years later here we are with 6-10 times as many Criminal Invaders.

Land Mines, Fences with constentin wire and Armed Forces with shoot to kill orders would seal the border as soon as they were in place.


14 posted on 04/18/2013 10:48:01 AM PDT by VRWCarea51
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To: Windy City Conservative

Rush, hannity, Levin...likely ALL work for outfits that want this amnesty/ They know who is behind this. THEY don’t care! None of them EVER mention the GOP LOBBYISTS writing this bill, the same ones who have destroyed EVERY attempt at border control from prop 187 to today.

Levin, Hannity and Rush apparently serve their own interests before this nations. THEY KNOW what Rubio is! If they don’t, they need to get another job.

You’ve been sold out by your elected leaders and your ‘conservative’ talk hosts. SAD! TRUE!

Not only do they not deport anyone, people who have been deported get to come back!!!

Who is Cesar Conda?
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3007546/posts

AND that is ALL I’m going to say, I’m tired of beating my head against the open border/quisling wall!

And if I’m wrong, MARK LEVIN, PROVE it! Or are you going to lie and blame like a LIBERAL???


15 posted on 04/18/2013 10:48:19 AM PDT by AuntB (Illegal immigration is simply more "share the wealth" socialism and a CRIME not a race!)
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To: Windy City Conservative

Rubio is naive. He just doesn’t get it. He doesn’t understand how sinister and diabolical the DemocRats are. Dick Durbin says “we’ll enforce the border”, and he just believes him.

NEVER. TRUST. A. DEMOCRAT.


16 posted on 04/18/2013 10:49:03 AM PDT by Viennacon
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To: Windy City Conservative
There are slick used car salesmen on Capitol Hill, many come to mind, but Rubio is certainly not one of them.
Slick, like scumbag Chuckie Schumer ... who's FOR the immigration bill?
And if Chuckie is for something, then I'm against it and that means I'm against Rubio too.

17 posted on 04/18/2013 10:49:30 AM PDT by oh8eleven (RVN '67-'68)
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To: Windy City Conservative
NO ILLEGALS

NO AMNESTY

NO COMPROMISE

18 posted on 04/18/2013 10:49:45 AM PDT by South40 (I Love The "New & Improved" Free Republic!)
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To: Windy City Conservative
rubio is wrong on immigration and wrong for America and while I love Mark... I do not share his opinion of rubio. He is bloviating to Rush right now. rubio refuses to see the folly of his way... we have tried his way twice and it will not work because we cannot trust the promises of this government and it is not like we have not been promised these things three times before. Screw rubio and anyone supporting amnesty... and it is amnesty! mexicans are NOT Americans... and we have laws and a system that would work to allow them to become Americans... but the same government that is making us promises... refuses to enforce those laws and that system... and rubio knows this... he has an agenda and it is not one for America!

LLS

19 posted on 04/18/2013 10:53:37 AM PDT by LibLieSlayer (FROM MY COLD, DEAD HANDS!)
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To: Windy City Conservative

Hmmmmmmmmmmmmm

Rubio on Rush today was not suggesting the illegal aliens be deported as they should be...

He never said the border should be closed...

he never said that the laws already on the books should be immediately enforced..

HELLO ???

Rubio has one agenda and thats to put his illegal aliens before real immigrants

and before American citizens

Rubio is ANTI-IMMIGRATION...

and ANTI-AMERICA

he was condesending to Rush today..

Rush made a valid serious point and Rubio talked down to him ...


20 posted on 04/18/2013 11:08:28 AM PDT by Tennessee Nana
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To: Windy City Conservative

The Obama regime’s take over of the financial system and the free market system should be some of the urgent issues that the republicans should be fighting against along with the way Obama over reaches his constitutional authority. Not wise to go along with Shummer and his party’s plan to legalize illegals instantly by forgiveness. I can see Rubio wants something done with this problem though the federal government will not even enforce existing border enforcement today from day one of Obama’s first term. Rubio is too immature to trust or to even work with the liberal democrats. That to me was a huge mistake to ever allow one’s trust to these liberal democrats.


21 posted on 04/18/2013 11:10:43 AM PDT by Christie at the beach
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To: oh8eleven; All
Schumer, the broker of the 1986 Amnesty, finds new GOP suckers to dupe once again - foremost among them is Marco Rubio.

Schumer pours the champagne to celebrate Congressional passage of the 1986 Amnesty, disguised as "reform and control."

To coral the votes to pass the 1986 Amnesty, Schumer promised, "We are here to solve problems before they become crises. Sure enough, if we do nothing, our immigration problem will become an immigration crisis."

Are we doomed to repeat the catastrophic mistakes of that past Amnesty because Schumer finds a sap who had been cast as the great hope of the GOP - but is to young and/or ambitious to learn from history?

22 posted on 04/18/2013 11:15:51 AM PDT by drpix
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To: Tennessee Nana

I hate to break it to you, but mass deporation ain’t never ever going to happen, for a number of reasons...some of them may be good reasons...some of them surely are bad reasons...and some of them just plain “reality sucks” reasons....but regardless....it just ain’t gonna happen.

For your own peace of mind, I would suggest accepting that. This is not to say that Rubio was right on everything - because he surely was not - but all I want for this issue is for it to be handled in a way that is in America’s best interest, and that means understanding that a 60 year problem is simply not going to be deported away. Just not...


23 posted on 04/18/2013 11:17:38 AM PDT by C. Edmund Wright (Tokyo Rove is more than a name, it's a GREAT WEBSITE)
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To: Sequoyah101

“Rubio is talking way too fast and selling way too hard.

I hear more of the same that was supposed to be done but not done and excuses for not enforcing the laws we have now.”

Exactly. I was yelling at the radio telling Rush this guy is a wolf in sheep’s clothing.


24 posted on 04/18/2013 11:19:42 AM PDT by JohnnyP
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To: Windy City Conservative

Rubio is a Phoenix.


25 posted on 04/18/2013 11:19:48 AM PDT by Mashood
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To: C. Edmund Wright
I hate to break it to you, but mass deporation ain’t never ever going to happen

If Mexico could get millions to self-deport, then we can too. Massive fines and imprisonment for those who hire illegals would go a long way toward turning off the employment magnet. If they can't get jobs here, they won't come here nor will they stay here. Not a complete solution, but a big first step in the right direction.

26 posted on 04/18/2013 11:22:11 AM PDT by kevao (.)
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To: Windy City Conservative

Well, I continue to stand with Mark Levin and Sarah Palin
as the ones I look to for leadership. I trust that he
was being diplomatic and respectful.


27 posted on 04/18/2013 11:22:50 AM PDT by americas.best.days... ( I think we can now say that they are behind us.)
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To: Windy City Conservative

Your link only links to Facebook.

Do you have a more specific link?


28 posted on 04/18/2013 11:24:26 AM PDT by FourtySeven (47)
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To: kevao

Actually, your argument is flawed seriously in two areas - one being the analogy between our situation and Mexico’s situation...the second is your idea to force deportation of those working ahead of those getting benefits. It’s much harder to do, penalizes our entire economy, and fails to recognize the abject pathetic nature of our own domestic unskilled and semi skilled labor force. Meanwhile, cutting off benefits immediately benefits all legal citizens financially, is much easier to do, and sends home the worst of the offenders.

Remember, any e verify system will be run by the same government that brings us Obama Care....so if you really want to trust in that kind of system, knock yourself out...


29 posted on 04/18/2013 11:26:11 AM PDT by C. Edmund Wright (Tokyo Rove is more than a name, it's a GREAT WEBSITE)
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To: C. Edmund Wright

and “for your own peacer of mind” kid you need to accept the fact that we immigrants are not going to just gto away and shut up so that you and your Rubio and your illegal aliens can continue to spit on us and run roughshod over the American citizens and the Constitution...

ai nt gonna happen boyo...

Im here to stay...

and Ive been speakinfg against this illegal alien crap for more than 40 years...

Nothing wrong with my mind girlie...

Its American to fight against enemies foreign presently domestic...

To accept the presence of illegal aliens as OK is ANTI-IMMIGRATION...

and ANTI-AMERICAN...

Now for your mental health make up your mind...

was your Rubio fooled and ignorant today on Rush ???

or was he as we Conservatives suspect

Devious and agenda driven ???

a ghost member of the Gang of 8 ???


30 posted on 04/18/2013 11:34:46 AM PDT by Tennessee Nana
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To: AuntB
They do know who "they are" (those so-called GOP, deep-pockets who have been meeting with members in the House and Senate in private environs,) promising money, support, etc. all to advance their own billions furthered by a constant flow of cheap labor, and what's more, they aren't ashamed to admit it!

One big player here is Frank VanderSloot, multimillionaire LDS member from Idaho, CEO of Melaleuca, Inc., also chairman of U.S. Chamber of Commerce, former national co-chair for Mitt Romney.

Search him on Google or Yahoo and read more, continue following him and others like him who are paying these politicians regardless of how sincere they might be, they are listening to these folk more than they are willing to listen to us!

Whatever happens to Rubio for his support of those business leaders' push for Amnesty, whether through his naiveté or no, he deserves because he ran for office and found himself willing to be used by these folk.

31 posted on 04/18/2013 11:40:20 AM PDT by zerosix (Native Sunflower)
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To: C. Edmund Wright
Meanwhile, cutting off benefits immediately benefits all legal citizens financially, is much easier to do, and sends home the worst of the offenders. Remember, any e verify system will be run by the same government that brings us Obama Care

Oh, I'd be all for cutting off benefits also. But any enforcement of whom receives benefits would also be run, as you say, by the same government that brings us ObamaCare.

Moreover, unless you change certain laws, illegals cannot be denied the benefits necessary medical treatment nor public education. And since I doubt you'd ever get those laws changed, then the best bet would still be to work from the employment angle.

abject pathetic nature of our own domestic unskilled and semi skilled labor force

The free market is a dynamic thing. It will adjust to the absence of illegal workers. It would be interesting to know to what extent the pathetic nature of our own domestic unskilled labor force is due to the effects of essentially unfettered illegal immigration. I'd bet there is some cause and effect going on there.

32 posted on 04/18/2013 11:48:30 AM PDT by kevao (.)
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To: Tennessee Nana
Here's the public face on the group behind the push for Amnesty (same ones who did it in '07): Mark Hurd Chairman, CEO and President of Hewlett-Packard
Robert Iger President and CEO, Walt Disney Co.,
J.W. Marriott, Jr. Chairman and CEO of Marriott International, Inc.,
Jim McNerney Chairman, President and CEO of Boeing,
Rupert Murdoch Chairman, CEO and Founder of News Corporation,
Julián Castro Mayor of San Antonio,
Phil Gordon Mayor of Phoenix,
Michael Nutter Mayor of Philadelphia,
Antonio Villaraigosa Mayor of Los Angeles

Name not listed but big player here is: Frank VanderSloot, CEO of Melaleuca, Inc.

33 posted on 04/18/2013 11:58:41 AM PDT by zerosix (Native Sunflower)
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To: Windy City Conservative

I listened to Levin’s interview of Rubio yesterday. Rubio lost me when he started talking about a backup enforcement plan by a commission appointed by the border governors. Jerry Brown is a border governor. Nuff said.


34 posted on 04/18/2013 11:58:53 AM PDT by forgotten man (forgotten man)
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To: zerosix
Sorry, intended to post site for this group. Find it here: http://www.renewoureconomy.org

Other big donor is: Jonathan Johnson, CEO of Overstock.com

35 posted on 04/18/2013 12:02:58 PM PDT by zerosix (Native Sunflower)
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To: forgotten man

Yeah, and the commission is formed after waiting five years to see how things are going.

Build the fence! Now!


36 posted on 04/18/2013 12:21:46 PM PDT by JohnnyP
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To: kevao

I don’t disagree with anything you said, except maybe a little matter of degree here or there. Bottom line? Especially regarding our workforce, which degraded due to rich government hand outs, powerful unions, a gimme mentality and ADHD etc.

This situation has evolved over 50-60 years - with a porous border. What we have now is the result of supply and demand playing out, including on the consumer end. To try and devolve it quickly would punish each and every one of us. Something to think about.


37 posted on 04/18/2013 1:25:51 PM PDT by C. Edmund Wright (Tokyo Rove is more than a name, it's a GREAT WEBSITE)
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To: Tennessee Nana

Do you feel better now? You totally misinterpreted what I was saying, but I think heat and not light is how you roll.


38 posted on 04/18/2013 1:28:55 PM PDT by C. Edmund Wright (Tokyo Rove is more than a name, it's a GREAT WEBSITE)
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To: Windy City Conservative

I am on Mark Levin’s side. Well, actually he is on my side. My state put Rubio in office, and he is ten feet taller than any of his opponents.

He may not be right on all the issues, but he is a patriot.


39 posted on 04/18/2013 1:43:17 PM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: C. Edmund Wright

Have your pet illegallaliens b een deprterd yet ???

all 30 MILLION of them ???

Thjen No it wont be better for me or my country, the United States of America, until they are all gone...

Do tell them they can take their anchor babies with them...

and your buddy Barry can vacate my White House and go too...


40 posted on 04/18/2013 2:30:28 PM PDT by Tennessee Nana
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To: C. Edmund Wright
To try and devolve it quickly would punish each and every one of us. Something to think about.

Agreed. But we are all being punished right now: higher local taxes, overwhelmed local schools, hospitals overflowing, hospitals bankrupted, not to mention higher crime rates. The short-term "punishment" resulting from a drop in the supply of illegal labor would be more than offset by a great many pluses.

41 posted on 04/18/2013 2:45:59 PM PDT by kevao (.)
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To: Windy City Conservative

I fault Rubio for one thing....for allowing Reid and Leahy to ram this monstrosity though the Senate with only one day for hearings, and not even allowing time for the bill to be read. Rubio was brutal in his criticism of House Dems for doing that with Obamacare; not he allows the same thing to happen. He could have demanded that several weeks be allowed for hearings, and to provide time for the public to read, and digest, the bill, as a condition of his support. He failed


42 posted on 04/18/2013 2:49:35 PM PDT by ken5050 (My tagline has mysteriously vanished...)
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To: SoFloFreeper; Tennessee Nana

“My state put Rubio in office, and he is ten feet taller than any of his opponents.

He may not be right on all the issues, but he is a patriot.”

A patriot would NEVER hire Cesar Conda, who worked for George Soros as his chief of staff. Do some research before you vote next time.


43 posted on 04/18/2013 2:52:40 PM PDT by AuntB (Illegal immigration is simply more "share the wealth" socialism and a CRIME not a race!)
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To: kevao

I agree we are all being punished right now - but we are being punished far more from those here to get benefits and those who commit crime than we are by other segments. And you are shockingly naive about the impact on labor. and you are naive if you think it’s about “cheap” labor. It is imbedded at every level of our economy and it would be utterly devastating and far from short term. If I were not convinced of that, I would certainly be in favor.


44 posted on 04/18/2013 3:07:11 PM PDT by C. Edmund Wright (Tokyo Rove is more than a name, it's a GREAT WEBSITE)
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To: Tennessee Nana

You know, your comments here are rather kindergartenish and foolish, not to mention totally off base. I have no interest in this except to want it solved. I think I have the business, economic, hiring and firing experience to bring something of value to the table. All you have is a temper and ignorance of the real dynamic. You yourself admitted fighting this for 40 years...so you are admitting that it is a long term problem and that what you are doing is an abject failure. I don’t have time to continue to fail.


45 posted on 04/18/2013 3:09:20 PM PDT by C. Edmund Wright (Tokyo Rove is more than a name, it's a GREAT WEBSITE)
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To: C. Edmund Wright

FRiend, I think you’re shockingly naive about the ability of the free market to adjust — and relatively quickly at that — particularly with a nearly 17% unemployment rate (those 20+ million unemployed citizens are *not* all hopelessly unemployable, skill-less flotsam). Beyond that, those millions of illegals imbedded in the economy won’t all just disappear in the blink of an eye, even under the best of circumstances. In short, an adjustment certainly; painful, perhaps somewhat, and more so in some regions than others; but hardly Doomsday.


46 posted on 04/18/2013 3:23:31 PM PDT by kevao (.)
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To: kevao

I wish you were right, but I think you are shockingly naive about the native work ethic regarding manual, repetitive physical labor. I also don’t think you have any idea how much our government is doing to insure that it never comes back. And then there’s the fact that you are ignoring the notion that we are here precisely because of the market reacting...over 60 years...and now you want me to believe that it can quicly unravel 60 years? Dont’ think so.

I mean, wish it could.....wish I were wrong....but I don’t think I am.


47 posted on 04/18/2013 3:47:20 PM PDT by C. Edmund Wright (Tokyo Rove is more than a name, it's a GREAT WEBSITE)
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To: C. Edmund Wright; Liz; AuntB; La Lydia; sickoflibs

Kid youre the one who is insulting immigrants and supporting the criminal illegal aliens...

Only an anti-immigration sort who hates America and the Constitution would continually push AMNESTY like you have done throughout this thread...

I was upfront and identified myself as an immigrant

thus supplying my creditals and right to speak on this subject of illegal entry into my sovereign nation by 30 MILLION illegal aliens over the years...

and denounce it as ever wrong...

and my natural concerns for the detriment to my country

and the offense to myself as a law abiding visitor and immigrant aqbd US veteran..

and now naturalised American citizen...

you on your part went for my honest throat and chose to expose your dislike of immigrants who have all chosen to respect the laws of America...

I do not know what your game is either than to support Rubio, McCain, Kennedy et al in their push for AMNESTY against my countrys best interests

but you cannot to me from this time forth produce any evidence that you just might feel for the plight of immigrants caught up in this treason called AMNESTY

there is none ...

AMNESTY is a spit in the face of all immigrants...

AMNESTY is ANTI-IMMIGRATION...

AMNESTY is ANTI-AMERICAN..

Thus your Rubio is ANTI-AMERICA..

You appear to have enjoyed your little self today supposedly at my expense...

As an imigrant I do not have a voice in this...

You wont listen to reasonable talk of what is lawful..

You think it is funny to want to obey the law...

only for patsies eh ???

Rubio only listens to his own traiteous voice ...6 times last Sunday..

AMNESTY is TREASON against the United States...

and you call me naive, kindergartenish and foolish...


48 posted on 04/18/2013 4:01:34 PM PDT by Tennessee Nana
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To: C. Edmund Wright
Work ethic is born of necessity. And I'll grant you that government policy is destructive to that when an unemployment check can get you almost as much as a minimum-wage job, without all the hassle.

As for millions of workers leaving the country, that is doable and has been done before. Nearly four million men were pulled out of the economy in 1942 alone, and that when the population was only about 130 million. The economy did not implode. What shortages there were were due mostly to rationing food, fuels and other raw materials to the war effort.

The market could adjust to large numbers of illegals leaving the economy. But, again, your point about government disincentives for work is well taken -- and much more easily solved than our immigration problem.

49 posted on 04/18/2013 4:06:45 PM PDT by kevao (.)
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To: Tennessee Nana

Nana, you’re one of the few who get it. Most people, on BOTH sides, just don’t want to believe what and who is behind this insanity....well, read it and weep!
Grover Norquist and the Unions THAT is WHO is important and will profit from Amnesty. And it won’t be only poor MEXICANS who Norquist/Obama will usher in!

Gang of 8 brings Norquist, Trumka together
http://dailycaller.com/2013/04/18/gang-of-8-brings-norquist-trumka-together/

3:58 PM 04/18/2013

WASHINGTON — The supporters of immigration reform who flanked the bipartisan Gang of Eight as they offered their immigration plan made for strange bedfellows, pairing the some of the loudest conservative activists with some of the most liberal.

AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka was present, and he stood next to none other than Grover Norquist, president of Americans for Tax Reform.

Also present was Neera Tanden, present of the liberal Center for American Progress, along with Eliseo Medina, secretary-treasurer of the SEIU.

On the opposite side of the aisle, but behind the same podium, was US Chamber of Commerce executive Vice President for government affairs, Bruce Josten.

Sen. John McCain, one of the authors of the bill, acknowledged that the group of people standing behind the podium were not often seen together.

“I never thought I’d be standing with Richard Trumka,” he said, to laughs. But, he said, that broad bipartisan support was why he believed the bill would succeed.

The immigration reform bill was penned by a bipartisan group of eight senators: Republican Sens. John McCain, Lindsey Graham, Jeff Flake, and Marco Rubio, and Democratic Sens. Chuck Schumer, Dick Durbin, Bob Menendez, and Michael Bennett.

Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2013/04/18/gang-of-8-brings-norquist-trumka-together/#ixzz2QrM7ogVs

NOTE: ACTUALLY it was written by Norquist & Conda! Norquist talked about it and it has the stench of Conda...everything he’s ever wanted!

Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2013/04/18/gang-of-8-brings-norquist-trumka-together/#ixzz2QrLpHATT


50 posted on 04/18/2013 4:15:19 PM PDT by AuntB (Illegal immigration is simply more "share the wealth" socialism and a CRIME not a race!)
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