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Reality Is Crashing Down On GOP Leaders' Amnesty Plan
Investors Business Daily ^ | 1/27/14 | IBD Editorials

Posted on 01/27/2014 4:07:33 PM PST by jimbo123

Immigration: Anti-amnesty Republicans prepare for an intra-party war, while wiser voices tell House Speaker John Boehner to drop immigration for 2014. Disunity going into this year's elections would be inexcusable.

Thanks to the ObamaCare debacle and the IRS, Benghazi and other scandals, Republicans will almost surely drub the Democrats in this year's midterm elections. They'll hold on to the House of Representatives and maybe even win control of the Senate.

So why spoil it all by fighting a bloody internecine battle on immigration?

"If there's one thing that could blow up GOP chances for a good 2014," warns the Weekly Standard's Bill Kristol, not known as an anti-amnesty firebrand, "it would be an explosive debate over immigration in the House."

Covering much the same ground we covered earlier last week, Kristol writes: "The only sure way to avoid such a debate is not to let anything onto the floor in the first place" because "there really is no need to act this year on immigration" anyway.

Otherwise, the result will be "a circular GOP firing squad, instead of a nicely lined-up one shooting together and in unison at ObamaCare and other horrors of big government liberalism."

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1 posted on 01/27/2014 4:07:33 PM PST by jimbo123
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To: jimbo123

Here’s why.

Sor0s funds McCain...it’s a fact.

McCain isn’t the only McCain, i.e., is a sell-out traitor who builds his castle, digs his moat and expects us to serve him. And, the McCains, of which, Boehner, Cantor, Graham, McConnel are examples, make $$$ by CHOOSING to be in the minority...yes, the minority. They make more $$$ making deals and selling out then by fighting for the Constitution and the republic.

Yep, it is too much work to try to win, and, you don’t make as much $$$. That, is why.


2 posted on 01/27/2014 4:12:21 PM PST by CincyRichieRich (Living in a surreal world where wrong is now right and right is wrong.)
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To: jimbo123
"For the GOP, the only immigration measure that belongs on the agenda this year is securing the border, a national security priority that need not be accompanied by amnesty or anything else."

There ya go.

Comprehensive border controls.

3 posted on 01/27/2014 4:13:00 PM PST by Paladin2
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To: Paladin2

I want a comprehensive fence and a comprehensive bounty on invasion forces.


4 posted on 01/27/2014 4:16:40 PM PST by ROCKLOBSTER (Celebrate "Republicans Freed the Slaves" Month.)
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To: jimbo123

John ‘LaRaza’ Boehner is looking increasingly stoop-id, now even outside of the party base, who were the very first to have had many a laugh at his expense, for a very long time.


5 posted on 01/27/2014 4:16:58 PM PST by RitaOK ( VIVA CHRISTO REY / Public education is the farm team for more Marxists coming.)
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To: jimbo123

The last time Bill made any sense was when he told Juan McLame to pick Sarah Palin over his buddy Joe Lieberman as a running mate back in 2008. In six more years will he come out for the flat tax or the Tea Party?


6 posted on 01/27/2014 4:18:03 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (Jealousy is when you count someone else's blessings instead of your own.)
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To: jimbo123
Thanks to the ObamaCare debacle and the IRS, Benghazi and other scandals, Republicans will almost surely drub the Democrats in this year's midterm elections.

I'm taking bets.

7 posted on 01/27/2014 4:21:33 PM PST by workerbee (The President of the United States is DOMESTIC ENEMY #1!)
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To: jimbo123

If I even have a hint that one of my Reps or other candidates for ANY office is even thinking about jumping in the AMNESTY bandwagon, they are through as far as I am concerned.

John Cornyn is already there.


8 posted on 01/27/2014 4:22:44 PM PST by Howie66 (Molon Labe, Traitors!)
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To: Paladin2
"For the GOP, the only immigration measure that belongs on the agenda this year is securing the border, a national security priority that need not be accompanied by amnesty or anything else."

Any immigration bill passed out of the House is a Trojan Horse for the Dems. The bill will go to conference and be matched with the Gang of 8 bill.

And the GOP House border security bill put forth by Chairman McCaul is a disaster full of holes. No bill is better than any immigration bill coming out of the House.

9 posted on 01/27/2014 4:23:36 PM PST by kabar
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To: RitaOK
"John ‘LaRaza’ Boehner is looking increasingly stoop-id, now even outside of the party base, who were the very first to have had many a laugh at his expense, for a very long time."

stoop-id or working for the other side to make sure that the Republicans lose in 2014.

10 posted on 01/27/2014 4:25:01 PM PST by Truth29
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To: kabar
"The border-security component, drafted by Representative Michael McCaul of Texas, chairman of the Homeland Security Committee, requires the Department of Homeland Security to draft a plan to gain operation control — defined as a 90 percent apprehension rate of those who have crossed illegally — of the Southwest border within five years."

WAY less than Comprehensive.


11 posted on 01/27/2014 4:27:01 PM PST by Paladin2
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To: jimbo123
Thanks to the ObamaCare debacle and the IRS, Benghazi and other scandals, Republicans will almost surely drub the Democrats in this year's midterm elections.

Don't count on it. The GOPe excels at snatching defeat out of the jaws of victory.

12 posted on 01/27/2014 4:29:25 PM PST by Moonman62 (The US has become a government with a country, rather than a country with a government.)
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To: jimbo123

What Sweet Krystol does not say is millions of conservatives have walked
away from the GOP already and TENS of millions more conservatives will
walk away from the GOP too if amnesty is passed.


13 posted on 01/27/2014 4:31:38 PM PST by tennmountainman (Just Say No To Obamacare)
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To: jimbo123

If anything, this illustrates the utter stupidity and tone deafness of the current GOP leadership in the House and Senate.

To even consider anything to do with immigration in this election year is beyond idiocy.

The general public does not regard this issue important at all.

The GOPe had better get it’s collective head out of the ass of the corporatist lobby and decide who the hell it is they are supposed to be serving.


14 posted on 01/27/2014 4:33:26 PM PST by headstamp 2 (What would Scooby do?)
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To: jimbo123

>> Thanks to the ObamaCare debacle and the IRS, Benghazi and other scandals, Republicans will almost surely drub the Democrats in this year’s midterm elections.

It should be EASY. But the LaRaza Republicans will not hear of it. They are going to sink the Republicans FOREVER.


15 posted on 01/27/2014 4:35:42 PM PST by Ray76 (How modern liberals think: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaE98w1KZ-c)
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To: CincyRichieRich

Three weeks after the 1994 elections, Soros announced that he intended to “do something” about “the distortion of our electoral process by the excessive use of TV advertising.”2 That “something” would be campaign-finance reform.

Starting in 1994, Soros’s Open Society Institute (OSI) and a few other leftist foundations began bankrolling front groups and so-called “experts” whose aim was to persuade Congress to swallow the fiction that millions of Americans were clamoring for “campaign-finance reform.”

The stated purpose of McCain-Feingold was to purge politics of corruption by: (a) putting restrictions on paid advertising during the weeks just prior to political elections, and (b) tightly regulating the amount of money that political parties and candidates could accept from donors.

But Soros’s motive becomes clear when we look at the types of organizations whose fundraising activities were left unaffected by McCain-Feingold. These were “527 committees”;nonprofits named after Section 527 of the IRS code ;which, unlike ordinary PACS, were not required to register with the FEC. Run mostly by special-interest groups, these 527s were technically supposed to be independent of, and unaffiliated with, any party or candidate.

Once McCain-Feingold was in place, Soros and his political allies collaborated to set up a network of “527 committees” ready to receive the soft money that individual donors and big labor unions normally would have given directly to the Democratic Party.

http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/viewSubCategory.asp?id=456


16 posted on 01/27/2014 4:35:48 PM PST by kcvl
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To: jimbo123

What I do not get about all these and other similar reports, is the GOP has not proposed or even floated anything since they screwed up with the senate bill.

All I keep hearing is nothing big can or will happen as both sides are now heavily dug in on this issue.


17 posted on 01/27/2014 4:37:53 PM PST by hawkaw
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To: jimbo123

According to The Huffington Post, in an article published during McCain’s 2008 presidential run, Soros funded the McCain’s Reform Institute, a nonpartisan 501c3 organization focused on promoting accountability and transparency in government, while the senator was still with the organization.

The Huffington Post article also referenced two Talking Points Memo reports: One indicated that Soros gave the Reform Institute $150,000; another said Soros’ Open Society Institute in 2002 gave $300,000 in grants to groups defending McCain’s campaign finance law against legal challenges to it.

Press Here

18 posted on 01/27/2014 4:39:21 PM PST by kcvl
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To: jimbo123

With millions of people out of work, with record low “labor participation rates”, why would anyone consider legalizing 20 million illegals?

Secure the border. Enforce the law. Let the chips fall where they may.


19 posted on 01/27/2014 4:41:30 PM PST by marron
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To: jimbo123

An investigative author says George Soros used Sen. John McCain to push for limits on issue advertising by grass-roots groups because he was upset over the cataclysmic failure of Hillarycare, the all-encompassing government health-care program proposed during Bill Clinton’s first term as president.

The author, Richard Poe, whose earlier publications include Hillary’s Secret War: The Clinton Conspiracy to Muzzle Internet Journalists, told WND that Soros later funded the senator’s Reform Institute because of their work together on the McCain-Feingold Act.

http://www.wnd.com/2008/02/56745/#ii0IH62jMpPWsVsf.99

According to the author, Soros devised McCain-Feingold in 1994 in response to the failure of Hillarycare, the universal health-care program Hillary Clinton championed.

Hillary, Soros and other Democrats blamed the defeat of Hillarycare on television advertising and, as a result, Soros resolved to choke off access to the TV airwaves to those opponents, Poe told WND.

in their book, “The Shadow Party: How George Soros, Hillary Clinton, and Sixties Radicals Seized Control of the Democratic Party,” co-authors David Horowitz and Poe trace Soros’ determination to push for campaign finance reform back to a speech Soros gave at Columbia University’s school of medicine on Nov. 30, 1994.

In their book, Horowitz and Poe argued that Soros had a “covert purpose,” both in supporting Hillarycare and in funding the Project on Death in America, namely, “to save money by rationing health care.”

Health-care rationing was the essence of Hillary’s health plan in 1994, just as it is today, Poe said, when Hillary now promises to slash medical spending in America by $120 billion per year.

Poe told WND that Soros’ plan came to fruition with his funding of Arianna Huffington’s “Shadow Conventions,” which were designed to be held at the same time and in the same cities as the Republican and Democratic national nominating conventions in Philadelphia and Los Angeles in 2000.

Sen. Russ Feingold was the keynote speaker at the Los Angeles Shadow Convention during the Democratic Party’s national nominating convention, while John McCain gave the keynote speech in Philadelphia during the Republican Party’s national nominating convention.

An archived transcript from CNN shows McCain delivered the keynote address for Huffington’s Shadow Convention on July 30, 2000, two days before he addressed the Republican National Convention in Philadelphia.

In their book “The Shadow Party,” Horowitz and Poe document what they call “Pewgate,” a successful effort by Soros’ Open Society Institute to get Pew Charitable Trusts to lead a group of foundations to contribute $140 million to promote campaign finance reform from 1994 to 2004.

“Without funding from George Soros’ Open Society Institute and other Pewgate foundations, the Shadow Conventions could not and would not have occurred, any more than McCain-Feingold could eventually have passed into law,” wrote Horowitz and Poe.

The Reform Institute opened its doors in July 2001, with John McCain listed as chairman on the organization’s homepage and Arianna Huffington listed as a member of the Advisory Committee.

“McCain’s Reform Institute for Campaign and Election Issues received generous funding from several Pewgate foundations, including the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Jerome Kohlberg, Jr. Revocable Trust, and George Soros’ Open Society Institute,” wrote Horowitz and Poe in “The Shadow Party.”

http://www.wnd.com/2008/02/56745/#ii0IH62jMpPWsVsf.99


20 posted on 01/27/2014 4:43:53 PM PST by kcvl
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To: jimbo123

Good. Let it die.

The problem with any immigration bill is that immediately the Clown will NOT ENFORCE any provision of the law with which he, his boss Valerie, and his punk Eric Holder disagree.

Also, one of the first moves will be to have federal, hand picked judges AUTOMATICALLY DECLARE ALL PERSONS AFFECTED BY THIS LAW as CITIZENS....

How or why ANYONE would trust this team, or Hitlery, to abide by the law, is mind boggling.


21 posted on 01/27/2014 4:45:47 PM PST by SoFloFreeper
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To: kcvl

It sounds like mccain fiengold is one reason we have this one party system
problem.


22 posted on 01/27/2014 4:49:37 PM PST by right way right (America has embraced the suck of Freedumb.)
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To: jimbo123

“The main obstacle to a stable and just world order is the United States.” —George Soros

Senator John McCain, a bona fide war hero and decorated prisoner of war, would seem an unlikely candidate for cooperation with the likes of George Soros. But things aren’t always what they seem. Upon close examination, it turns out that Senator John McCain and his various efforts are funded by a number of George Soros’ shadowy organizations.

Senator McCain first rose to national prominence on the issue of campaign finance reform. Everybody knows that our political system is so corrupted by money from special interests that it no longer represents the interests of the people; so this is pretty much a “mom and apple-pie” issue. So Senator McCain undertook the task of “taking the money out of politics,” and even founded a non-profit institute, called The Reform Institute to move the project forward.

But where does the optimistically-named Reform Institute get its money? Well, the donors list includes George Soros’ Open Society Institute and The Tides Foundation among others. Try not to be shocked that Arianna Huffington, a long-time Soros organizer serves on its advisory board.

Just to show how loyal the esteemed Mr. Soros is to his loyal minions like John McCain, Ms. Huffington actually organized a series of Shadow Conventions for fundraising for McCain prior to his previous campaign for president, for which Soros contributed about a third of the funding.

In the wake of the passage of the McCain-Feingold Campaign Finance Reform Bill, was corruption reduced? Of course not. All that happened was a bunch of so-called 527 groups funded by George Soros had free reign to do whatever they wanted while pro-constitution advocacy groups like the NRA were muzzled.(1) This “side-effect” of the bill was utterly predictable based upon who had funded it.

In 2002 McCain teamed up with the Orwellian-named “Americans for Gun Safety” a second amendment abolition group funded through Soros, and advocated all sorts of draconian controls on our constitutional rights. Now that he’s running for president as a “Republican” he has moderated his tone a bit on the issue, but you can rest assured that if he ever wins the presidency, he will march to the beat of George Soros’ drum on this issue. Practically all gun control groups in this country are ultimately funded by Soros through various channels.

Just to add insult to injury, in 2005 McCain misused the non-profit Institute even more than usual in a quid-pro-quo where he intervened on behalf of Cablevision in exchange for Cablevision donating $200,000 to the Institute. Funny how we never heard about that one, huh? (2)

http://www.wvwnews.net/story.php?id=819


23 posted on 01/27/2014 4:50:28 PM PST by kcvl
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To: CincyRichieRich

And who served as the top staffer for the Reform Institute? That would be Rick Davis, who according to news articles was earning $110,000 a year at his post. Davis, however, has severed his ties with the group. But currently serving as a senior fellow at the Reform Institute is Juan Hernandez (Amnesty pusher), who also doubles as an adviser to the McCain campaign.

in 2002 the Open Society Institute gave $300,000 in grants to various groups that were defending McCain’s campaign finance law against legal challenges to it. An OSI spokesperson, Laura Silber, confirmed the report. So not only did McCain’s own organization and his campaign manager benefit from Soros’ cash, but McCain’s chief legislative issue was defended using money from the financier.


24 posted on 01/27/2014 4:54:16 PM PST by kcvl
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To: jimbo123

I occasionally like to point out that, in the 2008 campaign, Soros had at least three horses in that race.

Had either Obama, Hillary, or McCain won, he won.

When Soros plays cards, he deals the cards and he always knows who has what hand.


25 posted on 01/27/2014 4:57:07 PM PST by marron
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To: jimbo123
One House GOP aide, in an e-mail to Breitbart News, asked, "Do we really want to just give up the midterms like this?"

Sen. Jeff Sessions, R.-Ala., writing in Monday's USA Today, warned that such "large permanent increases in the flow of new workers from abroad" — 30 million over a decade, under the Senate-passed bill — "would be an extraordinary act of self-sabotage."

If the GOPers in office had any (any) idea of just how much WE CONSTITUENTS DO NOT WANT AMNESTY (and we do not want to be insulted by calling "amnesty" "reform")...

... they would (figuratively) fight for the microphone to be first in line to be on record as rock solid opposed to amnesty!)

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26 posted on 01/27/2014 5:01:09 PM PST by Seaplaner (Never give in. Never give in. Never...except to convictions of honour and good sense. W. Churchill)
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To: CincyRichieRich

I’m definitely not a McCain fan, but I’m more inclined to believe that Cindy funds McCain, rather than Soros.


27 posted on 01/27/2014 5:01:46 PM PST by matthew fuller (Our enemy list- http://www.nraila.org/news-issues/fact-sheets/2004/anti-gun-lobbying-organizations..)
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To: CincyRichieRich

atheist collectivist billionaire George Soros,..

Soros is widely known for funding hundreds of leftist, collectivist political action organizations, including the infamous Center for American Progress, which he created specifically as a think-tank for Hillary Clinton. He has also advised Barack Obama to ignore Constitutional limits on his power in order to “rule by executive order.”

The burning question that arises from the McCain-Soros summit is what on earth is McCain doing meeting with a man who has openly condemned the Tea Party and those who support Constitutional limits on government, and encouraged the United States to adopt “global governance” under the auspices of the United Nations?

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For years, McCain has ignored the needs of his constituents focusing instead on securing cheap employees for his chamber of commerce donors through “immigration reform,” “nation building” in Syria and the Ukraine, and gun control – all of which are widely opposed by the majority of his base and the majority of Arizonans.

http://www.arizonadailyindependent.com/2014/01/26/mccain-meets-with-soros-as-constituents-count-pennies/

On January 23, McCain talked with Soros at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Soros, best known for his support of progressive organizations such as Moveon.org and anti-Israeli groups, is Chairman of the Soros Fund Management group. According to an AFP report, “Some 40 world leaders gather in the Swiss ski resort Davos to discuss and debate a wide range of issues including the causes of conflicts plaguing the Middle East, and how to reinvigorate the global economy.”

It is McCain’s progressive stance that has caused his fellow Party members to reject him. That, and his continued abuse of them through name calling and personal attacks.


28 posted on 01/27/2014 5:02:16 PM PST by kcvl
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To: jimbo123

The idiots in the GOP can’t do anything right.


29 posted on 01/27/2014 5:10:37 PM PST by fortheDeclaration (Pr 14:34 Righteousness exalteth a nation:but sin is a reproach to any people)
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To: CincyRichieRich

“In a small office a few miles from Capitol Hill, a handful of top advisers to Senator John McCain run a quiet campaign. They promote his crusade against special interest money in politics. They send out news releases promoting his initiatives. And they raise money—hundreds of thousands of dollars, tapping some McCain backers for more than $50,000 each.”

The Reform Institute was launched in 2001 and grew from the movement to challenge campaign finance practices such as unlimited and undisclosed “soft money” donations.

On immigration the institute has advocated for comprehensive immigration reform – reasoning that balancing security and enforcement with meeting the workforce and economic needs of the country are the best way to fix the nation’s broken immigration system.

The Reform Institute is led by Executive Director Cecilia I. Martinez. Its Board of Directors is chaired by Paul Bateman of the Klein & Saks Group and includes Charles Kolb of the Committee for Economic Development, Lawrence Hebert of the Dominion Advisory Group and political consultant Pam Pryor.

The institute’s Advisory Committee consists of many academics, corporate executives and policy makers who help to guide the organization’s policy program. Notable members of the Advisory Committee include Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC), former Senator David Boren (D-OK), former Congressman Charles Bass (R-NH), Timothy Farrell of Bank of America, Marie Royce of Alcatel-Lucent, Marc Spitzer of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Matthew Freedman of Global Impact, Inc., Don Murphy of Genn & Murphy, LLC, Robert Kelly of CenTauri Solutions, LLC, Ken Nahigian of Nahigian Strategies, LLC, Dan Ortiz of the University of Virginia School of Law, Thomas Mann of the Brookings Institution, and Norman Ornstein of the American Enterprise Institute.

Ms. Martinez is active in Latino advocacy groups and Republican politics. She proudly served on Senator John McCain’s 2008 presidential campaign in the early primaries, at the Republican National Convention,

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Among the noble causes they support are immigration reform (amnesty), campaign finance reform (trashing freedom of speech) and something called “Democracy & Elections”, which is a euphemism for ending closed primaries. This goes back to that bitterness thing. Independents and Democrats should choose Republican candidates not Republicans. They also support “climate change” initiatives. Gee, you think this organization has any influence on John McCain? Guess who is also a member - Lindsey Graham.

Right from the start McCain’s people dominated the Reform Institute. McCain was honorary chair. His campaign manager in the 2000 election, Richard Davis, is the president of the Reform Institute. Research reveals that the initial crew over at the Reform Institute reads like a whose who of former McCain staffers. There is a direct link from the end of the 2000 campaign to McCain staffers finding sanctuary in the halls of the Reform Institute created in 2001.

http://archive.redstate.com/blogs/swamp_yankee/2008/jan/28/through_the_weeds_john_mccain_george_soros_and_the_reform_institute


30 posted on 01/27/2014 5:14:09 PM PST by kcvl
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To: tennmountainman

If a rational Republican conservative really looked at the behavior of Republican Party leadership and senior congressional members they would realize that the Republican Party is not delivering on it stated platform and that it is time for a 3rd party. It is 1869 all over again.


31 posted on 01/27/2014 5:16:07 PM PST by WMarshal (Free citizen, never a subject or a civilian)
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To: tennmountainman

If a rational Republican conservative really looked at the behavior of Republican Party leadership and senior congressional members they would realize that the Republican Party is not delivering on it stated platform and that it is time for a 3rd party. It is 1869 all over again.


32 posted on 01/27/2014 5:16:19 PM PST by WMarshal (Free citizen, never a subject or a civilian)
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To: jimbo123

Boehner has to be as closeted Democrat, but what does that say about his “GOP” colleagues?


33 posted on 01/27/2014 5:16:19 PM PST by Theodore R.
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

“The last time Bill made any sense was when he told Juan McLame to pick Sarah Palin over his buddy Joe Lieberman as a running mate back in 2008. In six more years will he come out for the flat tax or the Tea Party?”

You’re right, Kristol is a slow learner.


34 posted on 01/27/2014 5:19:02 PM PST by SharpRightTurn (White, black, and red all over--America's affirmative action, metrosexual president.)
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To: WMarshal

Agree.


35 posted on 01/27/2014 5:23:37 PM PST by tennmountainman (Just Say No To Obamacare)
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To: jimbo123

I’m a big arguer that you have to vote republican and can’t let the democrat in.

When they started this amnesty crap I swore if they do it I will never vote republican again.

Bad for America. Period.


36 posted on 01/27/2014 5:25:05 PM PST by Williams (No Obama)
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To: Ray76

LaRaza Republicans are the most effective Democrats in the history of the “Republic”.


37 posted on 01/27/2014 5:30:27 PM PST by Theodore R.
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To: matthew fuller

I’m definitely not a McCain fan, but I’m more inclined to believe that Cindy funds McCain, rather than Soros.


Read a little more, Matt, it sucks but yes, he is funded by Soros.


38 posted on 01/27/2014 5:39:09 PM PST by CincyRichieRich (Living in a surreal world where wrong is now right and right is wrong.)
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To: jimbo123

Ca$h > principles. It’s that simple.


39 posted on 01/27/2014 5:39:49 PM PST by VRWC For Truth (Roberts has perverted the Constitution)
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To: jimbo123

Seems that the Republicans are constantly looking for a way to piss off the Conservative wing of the party but with this they are pissing off almost all of their party! That does not seem to affect the actions of the in-bread group now dominating the House though..

I will say that if they attempt anything to do with amnesty, they will be in the minority for another decade or two at the minimum...more likely, another party will form. They seem to constantly look for ways to denigrate themselves and they continue to succeed!

Can we please start another party!!


40 posted on 01/27/2014 5:47:09 PM PST by Deagle (ues)
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To: jimbo123
Thanks to the ObamaCare debacle and the IRS, Benghazi and other scandals, Republicans will almost surely drub the Democrats in this year's midterm elections. They'll hold on to the House of Representatives and maybe even win control of the Senate.
41 posted on 01/27/2014 6:05:49 PM PST by Kozak ("Send them back your fierce defiance! Stamp upon the cursed alliance! To arms, to arms in Dixie!)
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To: Paladin2

Only one more item: Universal E-Verify.


42 posted on 01/27/2014 6:15:27 PM PST by Twotone (Marte Et Clypeo)
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To: jimbo123

The gopE will do everything they can to make sure the democrats stay in power.


43 posted on 01/27/2014 6:18:48 PM PST by VerySadAmerican (".....Barrack, and the horse Mohammed rode in on.")
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To: VRWC For Truth
"Ca$h > principles."

Whoa! There's an inequality.

44 posted on 01/27/2014 6:20:14 PM PST by Paladin2
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To: kcvl

Actually, it was WND.com that broke the story about Soros funding McCain.

PhonyCons either ignored the story...or..attack WND for reporting it.

Fact is that George Soros funds John McCain. Soros also has ties w Lindsey Graham and Marco Rubio (Cesar Conda, Rubio’s Chief of Staff, worked for Soros)


45 posted on 01/27/2014 6:32:33 PM PST by SeminoleCounty (Amnesty And Not Ending ObamaCare Will Kill GOP In 2014)
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To: CincyRichieRich

Sometimes, between noon and 3 on the west coast, I tune in Michael Medved out of boredom. But I can’t take it when he gives the mike to Lanny Davis or John McCain. So I listened for 30 seconds today. Is Medved the Dem’s rear guard?


46 posted on 01/27/2014 7:25:00 PM PST by Sicvee (Sicvee)
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To: ROCKLOBSTER; Paladin2
Read what this moderate republican says because it is one of the rare times he is spot on!

Kristol writes: "The only sure way to avoid such a debate is not to let anything onto the floor in the first place" because "there really is no need to act this year on immigration" anyway.

Of course we as conservatives want a border fence and effective border control. But why is Kristol right here?

Because ANY legislation coming from the House, even if only a paragraph or a single sentence, will be sent to the Senate where it will be gutted and replaced with the Senate Amnesty version.

THEN it will go to conference committee where the the sellout RINO named Paul Ryan will bring the committee version to the House for a full vote.

Why is a full vote in the House a threat?

Because all it will take to pass is all the dems voting yes and 17 'squish' republican moderates.

So the takeaway here is just what Kristol said:

NO BILL AT ALL, NOTHING UNTIL CONSERVATIVES CONTROL THE HOUSE, THE SENATE AND THE WHITE HOUSE!

Because anything else will tip the voter balance to the dems for a generation.

And the GOP demise will start this year, how?

Millions of illegals granted amnesty THIS YEAR will be 'steered' by 'navigators' to register to vote even though they are not yet citizens. They will lie or play ignorant when asked the question on the voter registration form if they are American citizens. They did not care about American laws when they illegally entered, they won't care again when they register to vote. Voter registration forms do not require proof of citizenship, only requires ID and an affirmation of citizenship.

SO immigration reform of any kind will lead to conservative losses this year!

47 posted on 01/27/2014 7:53:14 PM PST by Hostage (ARTICLE V)
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To: Hostage
NO BILL AT ALL

I'm down with that.

48 posted on 01/27/2014 8:00:16 PM PST by ROCKLOBSTER (Celebrate "Republicans Freed the Slaves" Month.)
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To: jimbo123

Of course Bill’s OK with passing amnesty next year after the Gee Oh Pee takes back the senate.


49 posted on 01/27/2014 8:39:22 PM PST by Georgia Girl 2 (The only purpose of a pistol is to fight your way back to the rifle you should never have dropped.)
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To: SeminoleCounty

Conda, an immigration lawyer, was Vice President Dick Cheney’s chief domestic policy adviser. After leaving there, Conda went to work on the editorial advisory board of the Soros connected publication, The International Economy Magazine.

Conda was also involved with The National Foundation for American Policy, a Newt Gingrich group.

Cesar Conda is one of the lobbyists on the Citigroup account.

Cesar Conda is a senior fellow at Freedom Works and an editorial advisory board member of International Economy Magazine. He is a volunteer policy advisor to the Mitt Romney presidential campaign.

http://towncriernews.blogspot.com/2013/04/history-repeats-itself-and-this-time-we.html


50 posted on 01/27/2014 8:41:27 PM PST by kcvl
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