Skip to comments.Secretary Johnson Agrees to Comply with King Amendment Which Passed in the House Today
Posted on 05/29/2014 6:30:18 PM PDT by ObamahatesPACoal
Washington, DC - Congressman Steve King released the following statement after his amendment to H.R. 4660, the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies Appropriations (CJS) Act of 2015 was adopted. Also today, in a Full House Judiciary Committee Hearing, King questioned the witness, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Secretary Jeh Johnson, on the failure of the Obama Administration's immigration enforcement priorities. During this questioning, Secretary Johnson agreed that he would comply with the King amendment when passed.
"I am pleased to see my amendment adopted to the CJS Appropriations Act in the House today," said King. "My amendment directs the Department of Justice to investigate the discretionary release of 36,007 convicted criminals.
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Im trying to find out which RINOs voted no. This is not even a big deal. They are just investigating it.
Last time I think Jeff Denham, Michael Grimm and a few others voted against King.
Now Grimm is saying it is time to boycott Mexico over Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi.
It was only 218 votes. I wonder if Cantor is behind this. He’ll probably go to his district and do another one of his faux speeches , “ I told Trey Gowdy to investigate Benghazi and I told Steve King to investigate the criminal aliens release.”
I want these sobs impeached!! The borders are now over run !!! we need militia on the borders now. We need leaders . This is madness. GET THESE ILLEGALS OUT OF OUR COUNTRY!!> Be prepared to help.
Since when do the representatives of the people need to pray for compliance with the laws — from those charged with executing them?
What a travesty that Barry has not taken swift action to gain the Marine's release.
You’ve just answered your own question. The Marine in the Mexican prison is a US citizen, and like himself, the undocumented democrats are not.
POSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the King (IA)amendment, the Chair put the question on adoption of the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the ayes had prevailed. Mr. King (IA) demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on the question of adoption of the amendment until a time to be announced.
- the “jerk-in-chief” has a problem - it is not “if” but “when” and “how”...