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Pelosi Helps Wash Immigrants' Feet: Says Passing Amnesty Will Reduce Deficit By $1Trillion
SFGAte.com ^ | April 18, 2014 | Staff

Posted on 04/19/2014 1:13:24 PM PDT by lbryce

Original Title:Pelosi Assists in Holy Week Foot-Washing Ritual

To "honor the dignity and work of immigrants," Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi helps Bishop Marc Andrus wash the feet of two children Thursday at Saint John the Evangelist Episcopal Church in San Francisco.

Pelosi also used the occasion to talk about passing HR15 - bipartisan immigration legislation that her office says would "reduce the deficit by nearly $1 trillion, secure our borders, unite our families, protect our workers and provide an earned pathway to citizenship."

The Democratic leader's ceremony coincides with Pope Francis' similar ceremony in Rome to mark Holy Week. As he did last year, the pope broke with the tradition of washing only priests' feet during the Mass for the Last Supper - this time, washing the feet of disabled people.

(Excerpt) Read more at sfgate.com ...


TOPICS: Extended News; Government; News/Current Events; US: California
KEYWORDS: aliens; amnesty; california; deficit; footwashing; hr15; immigration; marcandrus; nancypelosi; pelosi; sanfrancisco
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House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, left, prepares to pour water on the feet of Yamile Cruz, 10, left, with the help of Bishop Marc Andrus, right, April 17, 2014 during a public foot-washing ritual honoring immigrants in the Mission at St. John Evangelist Episcopalian Church in San Francisco, Calif. Elected San Francisco officials including House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi joined together to take part in the ritual of foot-washing featuring immigrants and people in the community.

She should be honoring the dignity and work of the average American. How amnesty is going to save $1 Trillion seems a secret not to be shared with the public.

1 posted on 04/19/2014 1:13:24 PM PDT by lbryce
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To: lbryce

She so full of herself.


2 posted on 04/19/2014 1:14:41 PM PDT by b4its2late (A Progressive is a person who will give away everything he doesn't own.)
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To: lbryce
At $10/ton for bovine manure, she could certainly raise $1T.

/johnny

3 posted on 04/19/2014 1:15:19 PM PDT by JRandomFreeper (Gone Galt)
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To: lbryce; All

Self - starving or self - deportation?

Either way, continued strong US Citizen hostility toward Illegal Alien Invaders from Mexico is “working,” to use an Obama phrase.

Our US jobless rate would go to zero when the last Illegal Alien Invader from Mexico AND their children return to Mexico.

The only Border “Reform” that needs to be done is to force Federal Politicians in “both” political parties to strictly enforce EXISTING Federal Border Laws.


4 posted on 04/19/2014 1:16:30 PM PDT by Graewoulf (Democrats' Obamacare Socialist Health Insur. Tax violates U.S. Constitution AND Anti-Trust Law.)
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To: lbryce
the issue is not so much her lies....its the low information voters who buy all the dhimmicrat lies...(of course the low information voters were created by the dhimmicrats and their allies in the NEA and other teachers unions.)

Criminal...just Criminal.

5 posted on 04/19/2014 1:16:59 PM PDT by Vaquero (Don't pick a fight with an old guy. If he is too old to fight, he'll just kill you.)
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To: lbryce

Her husband depends on cheap labor for his vineyards and hotels/


6 posted on 04/19/2014 1:17:21 PM PDT by lonestar (It takes a village of idiots to elect a village idiot.)
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To: lbryce

Hello USA. if you want to save a trillion dollars...
Get RID of Nanzi Pelousey!!!!


7 posted on 04/19/2014 1:17:41 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: b4its2late

How can it reduce it when wages they make will allow them to get away without paying taxes, as well as cause millions of people to become dependents of the state?


8 posted on 04/19/2014 1:18:36 PM PDT by Jonty30 (What Islam and secularism have in common is that they are both death cults)
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To: lbryce

Stupidity on the hoof.


9 posted on 04/19/2014 1:18:54 PM PDT by Jim Robinson (Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God!!)
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To: b4its2late

If Nanz had truely humbled herself before God,
there would have been NO photographers present...

Just another photo op of the ruling class.


10 posted on 04/19/2014 1:19:43 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: lbryce

She’s a cultural rapist who’s goal in life seems to be to set new records for shamelessness.


11 posted on 04/19/2014 1:20:00 PM PDT by Talisker (One who commands, must obey.)
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To: lbryce

While Pelosi is a fruitloop [ and I note wasn’t able to do this in a Catholic church but had to find an Episcopal one ...... ]

Allowing taxation of a current class of invisible workers, via medicare and medicaid tax, would increase revenue. The issues facing social security are a lack of children to support the aging workers. The way to fix that is with imported workers that we then tax.

Also as they are allowed to advance in job status they may start paying income tax too.

The problem now is they are unable to work anywhere that pays any decent amount of $$. This in turn keeps them in poverty that we are worried about.


12 posted on 04/19/2014 1:20:12 PM PDT by wonkowasright (Wonko from outside the asylum)
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To: lbryce

Democratic House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi helps Bishop Marc Andrus wash the feet of two children

... she had to.....she got caught payin the kids 2 bucks an hour at the vineyard, stompin the purple ones.


13 posted on 04/19/2014 1:23:22 PM PDT by advertising guy ( <------------- lotta white in here ------------>)
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To: tet68

Although I must say there is probably a good
political cartoon in this, some homeless guy on the
street being hassled by his friends for his clean feet
and he’s saying, “But they were washed by Nanzi Pelousy!!!”

Or

A barefoot squeegee man with a sign...
“Have your windshield cleaned by the feet washed by
Nanzi Pelousey! $5 “.


14 posted on 04/19/2014 1:23:27 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: lbryce

For pelosi to prove humility, she’d have to wash feet not part of a photo OP or a progressive dream bill. How about washing Rush Limbaugh’s feet?


15 posted on 04/19/2014 1:23:30 PM PDT by Yaelle
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To: wonkowasright
Allowing taxation of a current class of invisible workers, via medicare and medicaid tax, would increase revenue.

... revenue that would promptly be spent on welfare benefits for the worker's families.

Any way you slice it amnesty will cost us trillions.

16 posted on 04/19/2014 1:23:30 PM PDT by skeeter
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To: skeeter

I suggest their families are already on welfare to a large extent. I believe, right or wrong, that they would earn more $$ if they were legal and hence would reduce welfare need.

The conservative notion that economy isn’t a static number of jobs and that people will ultimately better themselves.


17 posted on 04/19/2014 1:27:58 PM PDT by wonkowasright (Wonko from outside the asylum)
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To: b4its2late
She so full of herself

Actually, I think she is full of something else. Something that tends to have a certain foul stench to it.

18 posted on 04/19/2014 1:32:19 PM PDT by Mark17 (Chicago Blackhawks: Stanley Cup champions 2010, 2013. Vietnam Vet 70-71 Msgt US Air Force, retired)
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To: wonkowasright
Look to California for validation of your theory.

More illegals - more immigrants - means increasing socialism everywhere they collect.

So long individual sovereignty. Goodbye American experiment.

19 posted on 04/19/2014 1:34:02 PM PDT by skeeter
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To: skeeter

The difference is CA is still illegals.


20 posted on 04/19/2014 1:42:28 PM PDT by wonkowasright (Wonko from outside the asylum)
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To: wonkowasright

If you follow CA politics you would know there’s no such thing.


21 posted on 04/19/2014 1:43:03 PM PDT by skeeter
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To: lbryce

Holding the water, Pelosi said: “Are there any babies for me to baptize?? Oops...forgot...we murdered them.”


22 posted on 04/19/2014 1:43:34 PM PDT by Sacajaweau
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To: lbryce

so why didn’t she do it when she was Speaker , because they save things like this for Elections


23 posted on 04/19/2014 1:44:38 PM PDT by molson209 (Blank)
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To: skeeter

Nancy says lots of things.

I’m just trying to look on the bright side.


24 posted on 04/19/2014 1:44:57 PM PDT by St_Thomas_Aquinas ( Isaiah 22:22, Matthew 16:19, Revelation 3:7)
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To: lbryce

What she meant to say is pass the immigration bill to find out what’s in it.


25 posted on 04/19/2014 1:47:04 PM PDT by tioga
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To: lbryce
"Passing Amnesty Will Reduce Deficit By $1 Trillion".

I wonder what the hell she's been smoking. Or maybe all that Botox has gone to her brain. She's now a Mega-Ditz.

26 posted on 04/19/2014 1:50:00 PM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (Obama's smidgens are coming home to roost.)
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To: lbryce

It would never happen but it would have been great if the Bishop (in front of everyone) would have made Pelosi openly declare that she is no longer in favor of abortion. And then when she refused to do that the Bishop would make her leave the church in utter shame walking down the aisle to her waiting limo.


27 posted on 04/19/2014 1:55:40 PM PDT by RadiationRomeo (Step into my mind and glimpse the madness that is me)
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To: lbryce; NYer; Salvation; Morgana

Notice that she didn’t do it at a Catholic church.


28 posted on 04/19/2014 1:56:14 PM PDT by verga (Poor spiritual health is often manifested with poor physical health.)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; cardinal4; ColdOne; ...

It’s true — a full trillion dollars will come out of the deficit because these new Americans will demand the end to government overspending, starting with the repeal of Obamacare.
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Yeah, it wasn’t that funny.


29 posted on 04/19/2014 1:57:42 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: lbryce

She is full out insane


30 posted on 04/19/2014 2:02:54 PM PDT by GeronL (Vote for Conservatives not for Republicans!)
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To: Yaelle

Humility? Do so without a photo-op is a sign of humility not what she is doing by having her picture taken which is a phony as her.


31 posted on 04/19/2014 2:04:31 PM PDT by chiefqc
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32 posted on 04/19/2014 2:10:19 PM PDT by kabar
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To: lbryce

Once you realize Pelosi is criminally insane, everything makes sense.


33 posted on 04/19/2014 2:13:56 PM PDT by broken_arrow1 (I regret that I have but one life to give for my country - Nathan Hale "Patriot")
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To: lbryce

Hey Nanzi, I’ll let you wash my feet if you’ll get hairy reed to kiss my arse.


34 posted on 04/19/2014 2:18:10 PM PDT by 43north (BHO: 50% black, 50% white, 100% RED.)
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To: 43north

Sill waiting on those 500 million jobs a month.


35 posted on 04/19/2014 2:28:19 PM PDT by EQAndyBuzz ("Heck of a reset there, Hillary")
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To: lbryce

Does the holy water wash off the blood of the unborn babies that she considers her sacred duty to abort?

She is among the most disgusting human beings alive.


36 posted on 04/19/2014 2:31:05 PM PDT by Organic Panic
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To: lbryce

This woman is dangerous, she is lying and miss-leading the public.


37 posted on 04/19/2014 2:34:21 PM PDT by dila813
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To: lbryce

Take away the cameras and Nancy is gone!


38 posted on 04/19/2014 2:37:24 PM PDT by parthian shot
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To: lbryce

I was the recipient of a ‘foot washing’ many years ago...This woman really cheapens the experience...The parents of those kids have to be some really biblically ignorant suckers to allow this to happen to their kids...


39 posted on 04/19/2014 2:41:07 PM PDT by Iscool (Ya mess with me, you mess with the WHOLE trailer park...)
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To: dila813

Pelosi is delusional...early stage of Alzheimers?


40 posted on 04/19/2014 2:41:46 PM PDT by Kackikat
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To: lbryce

This woman is a case iron idiot!


41 posted on 04/19/2014 2:45:11 PM PDT by Duckdog (If it wasn't for NASCAR my TV would have gone out the window years ago!)
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To: wonkowasright

While Pelosi is a fruitloop [ and I note wasn’t able to do this in a Catholic church but had to find an Episcopal one ...... ]

.....Allowing taxation of a current class of invisible workers, via medicare and medicaid tax, would increase revenue.....

Wrong many are taxed what would increase is the amount paid to cover these third world illegal immigrants with lots of health problems on the horizon.

...The issues facing social security are a lack of children to support the aging workers. The way to fix that is with imported workers that we then tax....

Baloney what is wrong wit Social Security and SSI etc is its a Ponzi scheme and more workers only delay its collapse. Many illegals are paying SS on fraudulent ss numbers.

...Also as they are allowed to advance in job status they may start paying income tax too....

Also not likely with all their dependents, based on their skills and aptitude most will have low paying jobs for life. Also the new flood of freshly created “legal” workers will lower wages for American Citizens and current legal workers causing drop in tax revenue. Supply and demand.

...The problem now is they are unable to work anywhere that pays any decent amount of $$. This in turn keeps them in poverty that we are worried about...

try reading some studies about people in low income jobs, and what they need to do to advance. hint you can’t change genetics. Also many were raised in a culture of corruption and are not going to change themselves but US.


42 posted on 04/19/2014 3:04:39 PM PDT by rolling_stone
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To: lbryce

Wow. I’ve been wrong about her for all these years.
Her sincerity has humbled me.


43 posted on 04/19/2014 3:26:23 PM PDT by glyptol
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To: SunkenCiv

But at the same time, Americans will lose 500,000,000 jobs a month. Just quoting Pelosi’s math.


44 posted on 04/19/2014 3:28:36 PM PDT by Berosus (I wish I had as much faith in God as liberals have in government.)
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To: Yaelle

When does she get nailed to the Cross?


45 posted on 04/19/2014 4:04:54 PM PDT by onedoug
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To: Berosus

Damn, that must be why I’m broke. It’s not the Obama Recession and the Obama Tax Hikes after all.


46 posted on 04/19/2014 4:08:11 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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H.R.15 — Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/z?c113:H.R.15:


47 posted on 04/19/2014 4:24:49 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/)
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To: lbryce

I am beyond ... this is abhorrent!


48 posted on 04/19/2014 4:44:17 PM PDT by lulu16 (May the Good Lord take a liking to you!)
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To: lbryce

So, this Bishop Marc Andrus is encouraging someone who is ex-communicated to perform a religious ritual on faithful supplicants?

It sounds like the bishop is “in variance” with church doctrines. The trouble is that it is unlikely that he is in variance in just this way. Such behavior indicated that he is on the border of heterodoxy, if not outright heresy.


49 posted on 04/19/2014 5:13:21 PM PDT by yefragetuwrabrumuy (WoT News: Rantburg.com)
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To: wonkowasright
"[ and I note wasn’t able to do this in a Catholic church but had to find an Episcopal one ...... ]"

I hope the majority of those who see the article notice that as well. Unfortunately, they probably won't. Most people see a photo like that and "Catholic" lodges in their subconscious, which is probably exactly what the photographer had in mind.

I've decided Pelosi and a good many other public figures who claim to be Catholic (or who claim to be part of any other Christian church for that matter) aren't even a "Cafeteria Catholic", they're "Flag of Convenience" Catholics.

Just like ships use a flag of convenience to maximize the benefits of owning a ship, Nancy, and a great many other public figures like her are flying the Catholic flag of convenience to maximize the benefits of ownership for their owner, Satan.

By now, claiming to be Catholic probably isn't much help in attracting and keeping voters on her side. It adds tremendously to the benefits her owner receives from ownership, though, by being a powerful publicly mockery of both Christianity in general and the Catholic Church in particular.

My bet is a lot of "flag of convenience Christians" are in fact devout Satanist of one flavor or another and looking forward to eternity based on the promises demons have made to them.

And yes, there are Satanists (no matter whether they realize they're Satanists or not) deluded enough by "light bearers" and "enlightened beings" to sincerely believe they'll be eternally rewarded for slandering and mocking Christianity.

JMHO

50 posted on 04/19/2014 7:32:18 PM PDT by Rashputin (Jesus Christ doesn't evacuate His troops, He leads them to victory.)
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