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Pelosi: Boehner Using Word ĎAliení to Describe Illegals is 'Reprehensible'
Townhall ^ | June 20, 2014 | Leah Barkoukis

Posted on 06/20/2014 7:11:17 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi rebuked House Speaker John Boehner on Friday for calling illegal immigrants ‘aliens’ in a tweet he sent out.

Speaker John Boehner ✔ @SpeakerBoehner

Obama admin should immediately deploy additional
personnel to assist in the processing & removal
of these aliens: http://j.mp/1lbtIxH

10:40 AM - 20 Jun 2014

38 Retweets 27 favorites

“Mr. Speaker, these comments and labels are inexcusable and reprehensible — no one should be politicizing the ordeal of these children in such a manner,” Pelosi’s office said.

Newsflash, NP: ‘alien’ is the correct legal term—even DHS uses it (Unaccompanied Alien Children).


TOPICS: California; Issues; Parties; U.S. Congress
KEYWORDS: aliens; amnesty; congress; illegalaliens; immigration
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1 posted on 06/20/2014 7:11:17 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

it is, however, quite accurate


2 posted on 06/20/2014 7:14:01 PM PDT by faithhopecharity ((Brilliant, Profound Tag Line Goes Here, just as soon as I can think of one..))
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

yes they are illegal aliens


3 posted on 06/20/2014 7:14:06 PM PDT by yldstrk ( My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Yeah like the Dems are using the “poor kids” for political reasons....

Quite frankly, I find you reprehensible Mrs. Pelosi for violating your oath of office to protect our borders from illegal aliens..


4 posted on 06/20/2014 7:14:27 PM PDT by Engedi
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

I prefer, and use, ‘criminal immigrant’.

Lets people know where I’m coming from.


5 posted on 06/20/2014 7:14:40 PM PDT by glasseye
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

What the hell does she want us to call illegal aliens? Washington Redskins?


6 posted on 06/20/2014 7:15:06 PM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (Obama's smidgens are coming home to roost.)
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ROFLMAO!!!! Good one.


7 posted on 06/20/2014 7:15:55 PM PDT by doc1019
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
So in response to the crisis Pelosi critisizes Boehner's (correct) use of language.

Ok.

8 posted on 06/20/2014 7:16:13 PM PDT by Former Proud Canadian
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

STFU, you ignorant sl*t.


9 posted on 06/20/2014 7:17:24 PM PDT by Da Coyote
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Shove it up your Nazi Nanny arse, Nancy!

ALIEN INVADER!!!!

10 posted on 06/20/2014 7:17:52 PM PDT by CivilWarBrewing
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Nancy calls them.. “DEMOCRATS”


11 posted on 06/20/2014 7:18:50 PM PDT by CivilWarBrewing
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

You haven’t seen loony till you look at her twitter feed.

https://twitter.com/NancyPelosi


12 posted on 06/20/2014 7:19:30 PM PDT by cripplecreek (Remember the River Raisin.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Just one more opportunity for boner to show he’s a pussy.


13 posted on 06/20/2014 7:20:27 PM PDT by VerySadAmerican (Liberals were raised by women or wimps.)
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Alien: a foreigner, especially one who is not a naturalized citizen of the country where they are living.


14 posted on 06/20/2014 7:22:11 PM PDT by Starstruck (If my reply offends, you probably don't understand sarcasm or criticism...or do.)
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We have allowed the left to control the language...

Immigration is a LEGAL means into a country... Therefore, illegal immigration is an oxymoron...

We are being INVADED by criminals...

So, the new language should be

Criminal Invaders... Feel free to use your OWN descriptions but we should stop using ANY words the left adopts...

Pro Choice = Pro Death (The opposite of Pro Life)
African American? Unless you LEGALLY immigrated here from Africa, you’re Black...


15 posted on 06/20/2014 7:25:26 PM PDT by bfh333 ("We can evade reality, but we cannot evade the consequences of evading reality.")
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Then why do I find it in the dictionary?

illegal alien

noun
1. a foreigner who has entered or resides in a country unlawfully or without the country's authorization.

2. a foreigner who enters the U.S. without an entry or immigrant visa, especially a person who crosses the border by avoiding inspection or who overstays the period of time allowed as a visitor, tourist, or businessperson. Compare resident alien.

Also called illegal immigrant.


This Piglosi woman has to be as dumb as that box of rocks Barbara, also of Mexifornai.

1798 Alien Friends Act
This act allowed the President at any time to order any aliens he deemed dangerous to be deported.

1798 Alien Enemies Act
This act was the first attempt at standardizing immigration and naturalizing foreign citizens. It was done under threat of war with France.

1790 Alien Naturalization Act
Any alien, being a free white person, who shall have resided within the limits and under the jurisdiction of the United States for the term of two years, may be admitted to become a citizen.

The left will never ever stop with their redefining the English language.
16 posted on 06/20/2014 7:34:05 PM PDT by Cheerio (Barry Hussein Soetoro-0bama=The Complete Destruction of American Capitalism)
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We have allowed the left to control the language...

That's why I keep hammering away for FReepers to find a copy of Victor Klemperer's "Language of the 3rd Reich". In the book Klemperer details how the nazis manipulated the language as a means of manipulating German society.

It was easier for Germans to accept the idea that the Jews were being "relocated" than to accept the idea that they were being shipped off for extermination. I've read that many Germans started out believing that Jews were being "relocated" to places where they would be happier among their own kind. By the time the truth began to sink in, they were all complicit in the crime.
17 posted on 06/20/2014 7:35:25 PM PDT by cripplecreek (Remember the River Raisin.)
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ewwww! are those her legs???

Eye bleach!


18 posted on 06/20/2014 7:36:10 PM PDT by cableguymn (It's time for a second political party.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

She prefers to call them “Future Democrat Voters “


19 posted on 06/20/2014 7:41:10 PM PDT by Sasparilla
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Pelosi’s face is “reprehensible.”
20 posted on 06/20/2014 7:44:35 PM PDT by ConservativeMind ("Humane" = "Don't pen up pets or eat meat, but allow infanticide, abortion, and euthanasia.")
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