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Hillary Clinton: Deport The Illegal Children Back To Central America
The Daily Caller ^ | 17 June 2014 | Brendan Bordelon

Posted on 06/18/2014 1:12:15 AM PDT by zeestephen

Probable Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton broke with President Obama on a key policy issue Tuesday, claiming the unprecedented number of illegal children flooding into the United States must be deported and returned to their families in Central America.

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TOPICS: Extended News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: aliens; amnesty; childillegals; hillarybooktour
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Well, folks, Hillary Clinton just moved herself back to the Number One Favorite in 2016.

Not one GOP presidential candidate has had the courage to suggest this.

Instead, the now "centrist" Hillary Clinton has advanced the idea.

Democrats and Hispanic organizations will swarm onto this position.

This will completely change the "debate" on immigration and Amnesty.

The Democrats will now be the "reasonable" Party.

All because of Republican political cowardice and collusion with businesses that want cheap foreign labor.

1 posted on 06/18/2014 1:12:16 AM PDT by zeestephen
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To: zeestephen

She must have seen some polling results...


2 posted on 06/18/2014 1:13:47 AM PDT by Cowboy Bob (They are called "Liberals" because the word "parasite" was already taken.)
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To: zeestephen

Wow, now this is an interesting turn of events.


3 posted on 06/18/2014 1:14:02 AM PDT by riri (Plannedopolis-look it up. It's how the elites plan for US to live.)
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To: zeestephen

Actually, Sarah Palin said to send them home also.

I believe she said something to the effect that our first concern should be the jet fuel to send them home.


4 posted on 06/18/2014 1:14:50 AM PDT by DoughtyOne
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To: zeestephen

Governor Palin did in a Facebook post.


5 posted on 06/18/2014 1:15:26 AM PDT by 9YearLurker
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To: riri

This is something that I expect was poll-tested by Hillary’s team.


6 posted on 06/18/2014 1:16:09 AM PDT by 9YearLurker
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To: zeestephen

Disagree. I think it’s actually a good thing for the GOP that Hillary is saying this *first*. Whenever someone in the GOP makes a commensense pronouncement like this, we get flamed as hard-hearted, evil, etc. But now that Hillary has broken ground here, every GOP candidate can say it too. (And of course it should not only be said early and often, but acted upon!! Immediately!!!!)


7 posted on 06/18/2014 1:18:42 AM PDT by Hetty_Fauxvert (FUBO, and the useful idiots you rode in on!)
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To: 9YearLurker
Oh no doubt. Still an interesting move on her part.

But, eh, what difference does it make?

8 posted on 06/18/2014 1:19:25 AM PDT by riri (Plannedopolis-look it up. It's how the elites plan for US to live.)
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To: zeestephen

We’ll see if this becomes a sustained position by HRC, or just a one off reply in an interview.


9 posted on 06/18/2014 1:19:54 AM PDT by Dagnabitt (Amnesty is Treason. Its agents are Traitors.)
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To: zeestephen

Smart move. Too bad bonehead & cantor are still clueless.


10 posted on 06/18/2014 1:20:00 AM PDT by LongWayHome
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To: zeestephen

The right won’t vote for her and now the left will despise her.


11 posted on 06/18/2014 1:26:14 AM PDT by 1035rep
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To: zeestephen
This is a political game changer.

Hillary Clinton studied the Eric Cantor defeat.

She sees what every other Democrat, and many Republicans, refuse to see, or refuse to admit.

Americans are angry about Immigration, both legal and illegal.

The ONLY thing she will propose is to send back the kids.

She will win huge admiration for this from Independent voters and center-left Republicans.

She will “stand firm” against bogus criticism delivered by various factions in the Democrat Party.

All the while, she and every other Democrat will continue to push Amnesty for the illegals already here.

All the while, our current immigration policy of creating 600,000 new Democrat voting citizens each year will continue, untouched.

This move is completely brilliant.

12 posted on 06/18/2014 1:26:47 AM PDT by zeestephen
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To: DoughtyOne
True.

But Sarah Palin is not running for president.

13 posted on 06/18/2014 1:28:04 AM PDT by zeestephen
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To: zeestephen

You must have seen the Hillary announcement I missed.

:^)


14 posted on 06/18/2014 1:28:57 AM PDT by DoughtyOne
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To: zeestephen

Bill Clinton had to deal with the issue through his whole career.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arkansas_gubernatorial_election,_1980
He was also hurt by President Jimmy Carter’s decision to sending thousands of Cuban refugees, some unruly, to a detention camp at Fort Chaffee, outside Fort Smith in Sebastian County in western Arkansas. (See Mariel boatlift.)

https://twitter.com/kausmickey/status/474965821723131904

Didn’t Haitian “boat people” surge of early 90s end only when Bush started sending them back—a policy Clinton continued?

https://twitter.com/MarkSKrikorian/status/476820898276589568
What’ll happen when border detainees (most of whom are 15-17-y-o boys) riot at Army base? Clinton lost ‘80 election b/c of Marielito riot


15 posted on 06/18/2014 1:29:59 AM PDT by ObamahatesPACoal
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To: zeestephen

wow... Hillary is for SURE running!


16 posted on 06/18/2014 1:32:03 AM PDT by TexasFreeper2009 (Obama lied .. the economy died.)
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To: zeestephen

Let the cracks in “The Party” widen.

As Hillary seeks to put some distance between herself and some of the exceptionally indefensible actions of this administration, she risks aggravating Obama loyalists.

The bad feelings of the last primary when Obama and Hillary were enemies could well be reignited when it comes down to every pantsuit or pantywaist for themselves.

If polls start to dive more sharply, or serious indictments begin to be handed out (as well they should be), the rats will flee the sinking ship and step all over each other to save themselves.

Then we can pop popcorn, and enjoy the show.


17 posted on 06/18/2014 1:32:38 AM PDT by BeauBo
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To: DoughtyOne

It was posted at The Daily Caller just a couple hours ago.

I was on my way bed, clicked in to scan the headlines at DC, and there it was.

Feels like a really big story to me.

We’ll see.


18 posted on 06/18/2014 1:34:22 AM PDT by zeestephen
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To: LongWayHome
Smart move. Too bad bonehead & cantor are still clueless. Fixed it for you.
19 posted on 06/18/2014 1:42:13 AM PDT by cynwoody
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To: zeestephen

its not unlikely this entire “crisis” was manufactured so hellary could ride in and demonstrate ‘leadership’.

have we forgotten the so-called secret meeting she had at the white hut with obozo a couple of weeks ago ?


20 posted on 06/18/2014 1:43:42 AM PDT by kingattax (a real American would rather die on his feet than live on his knees.)
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To: zeestephen

It’s one thing to say it; it’s another thing to do it. Democrats are People of the Lie. BO said what people wanted to hear then did the opposite. Transparency, bipartisanship, shovel-ready, keep your health plan/doctor...


21 posted on 06/18/2014 1:45:04 AM PDT by informavoracious (Open your eyes, people!)
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To: zeestephen

I think the libs should adopt the kids. That would be amnesty in spades. Everyone would feel so good...


22 posted on 06/18/2014 1:49:15 AM PDT by ComputerGuy
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To: zeestephen

Certainly answers the question.

She’s running.


23 posted on 06/18/2014 1:51:04 AM PDT by Vinnie
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To: zeestephen

This is no different than what McCain said in his ads during his last re-election to the senate, “Build the dang fence”.


24 posted on 06/18/2014 1:56:26 AM PDT by Conspiracy Guy (Stop wishing for a perfect world. You may get it. Who will you talk to then?)
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To: zeestephen

Once elected, I wonder if she’ll be more of a “triangulator” like Hubby, or just a naked extreme ideological leftist who doesn’t care like Obama? I’m sure she’ll be leftist either way and would far prefer no Democrat in the WH.


25 posted on 06/18/2014 2:14:42 AM PDT by Unam Sanctam
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To: zeestephen

Forked tongue syndrome.

Send ‘em back if their it can be determined who/where their parents are. It’s in no way a commitment and the ‘rats know very well it’s just politicking.


26 posted on 06/18/2014 2:36:06 AM PDT by expat1000
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To: zeestephen

She lies like Barry. Don’t believe a word she says.


27 posted on 06/18/2014 2:43:56 AM PDT by Old Yeller (Anything is possible, if you don't know what you're talking about.)
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To: riri

Especially “at this point”


28 posted on 06/18/2014 3:21:15 AM PDT by HotKat (Politicians are like diapers; they need to be changed often and for the same reason. Mark Twain)
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To: zeestephen

It’s more likely she prefers to sell them into slavery to Indonesian sweat shops.


29 posted on 06/18/2014 3:35:28 AM PDT by Cvengr (Adversity in life and death is inevitable. Thru faith in Christ, stress is optional.)
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To: zeestephen

Sure, brilliant. Great political move and it will ‘guarantee” her the WH, blah, blah, blah.

She was also “unbeatable” in 2008”, how did that work out? Conservatives are truly amazing! They will take the smallest issue and a single comment by a politician and announce it to be the biggest event in recent political history and a SURE thing to change the game in a major way.

People on this site claim Clinton had a soft ball interview on FNC. Actually FNC handled it perfectly. Had the gone after Clinton, tried to blind side her or played the sleazy gotcha politics the libs are famous for there would have been hysteria in the lib media with all accusing FNC of misogyny, of ganging up on poor Hillary and it would have been in the news for days if not weeks as clips were replayed again and again.

The interview is over and the Left has no ammunition to use against the Right or FNC. One interview in which she didn’t commit gaffe hardly makes up for all in her past and recent interviews in which she did not do well.


30 posted on 06/18/2014 4:34:17 AM PDT by billyboy15
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To: zeestephen

I think this is a pretty calculated move that is designed to provide confusion on a number of fronts.

1) I think that she realizes that even though the Democrats will probably win on Amnesty in the near future (with more than willing help from the GOPe leadership), that won’t happen until after 2016 so the Hispanic vote isn’t who she’s going after as a ‘voter.’

She is going after that Democrat - the one who used to be called Reagan Democrat who feels strongly about sovereignty, etc. She has calculated that they outnumber those Reconquista Hispanics who will be influenced by an impotent endorsement of this “child amnesty.”

2) By co-opting this position before any RINO with balls enough to do so, or most any viable Conservative for that matter, she ‘owns’ it, and she will have that for the next two years as her bona fides on tough immigration. Frankly, there isn’t a GOP approved hopeful that will even touch that position. And, besides, nothing in history - nothing - says that once spotted, the Democrat leopard won’t change them when convenient and appropriate.

3) Benghazi, her book sales, all her baggage will take second tier to this position even if the media had enough integrity to question or investigate like real journalists.


31 posted on 06/18/2014 4:35:05 AM PDT by Gaffer
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To: zeestephen

It’s been obvious for a few months that Hillary’s political director has decided to run against Obama.

It is becoming obvious that they plan to run as the conservative alternative to Jeb Bush.

And you know what? If she runs a strong anti-illegal campaign and if the GOP candidate is a squish, she will win. George Corley Wallace, after being defeated for governor running as a liberal, famously declared “I will never be out-n****rd again”. Where the people will be in 2016, that’s where Team Clinton plans to be.

And unlike the Stupid Party, they may be able to pull it off.


32 posted on 06/18/2014 4:39:49 AM PDT by Jim Noble (When strong, avoid them. Attack their weaknesses. Emerge to their surprise.)
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To: Jim Noble

What’s next: She endorses Joe Arpaio?


33 posted on 06/18/2014 4:44:16 AM PDT by ken5050 ("One useless man is a shame, two are a law firm, three or more are a Congress".. John Adams)
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To: zeestephen

I’m torn between agreeing with her & also rolling my eyes - if a republican had said this first she probably would have been the first to say how heartless they were


34 posted on 06/18/2014 4:49:24 AM PDT by Scotswife
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To: zeestephen

This must be related to some kind of channeling from Eleanor Roosevelt...or maybe Teddy?


35 posted on 06/18/2014 4:50:13 AM PDT by Dixie Yooper (Ephesians 6:11)
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To: zeestephen

Misleading headline. Here is what she said:

“Well, they should be sent back as soon as it can be determined who responsible adults in their families are,” Clinton admitted. “There are concerns about whether all of them should be sent back, but I think all of them who can be should be reunited with their families.”


36 posted on 06/18/2014 4:52:17 AM PDT by zeebee (There are no coincidences.)
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To: Cowboy Bob

“She must have seen some polling results...”

Of course.


37 posted on 06/18/2014 4:55:26 AM PDT by pieceofthepuzzle
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To: zeestephen
Probable Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton broke with President Obama on a key policy issue Tuesday, claiming the unprecedented number of illegal children flooding into the United States must be deported and returned to their families in Central America.

Just like in "Phantom Menace", Senator Palpatine orchestrated a war to consolidate his own power, the Regime has engineered this illegal immigrant children issue.

38 posted on 06/18/2014 5:01:40 AM PDT by Flick Lives ("I can't believe it's not Fascism!")
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To: zeestephen

If she sticks with this, she will be the next president. Jeb can go find a job somewhere, because his love of illegals would sink his candidacy if he would run against her.


39 posted on 06/18/2014 5:03:51 AM PDT by txrefugee
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To: zeestephen
“Well, they should be sent back as soon as it can be determined who responsible adults in their families are,” Clinton admitted. “There are concerns about whether all of them should be sent back, but I think all of them who can be should be reunited with their families.”

She's got some qualifications on who should be sent back -- it's far from a blanket statement.

Nonetheless, her position suggests she's reading the polls and following their winds.

The solution that I'd like to hear coming from a Republican source, however, would be to send them back to their country of origin upon arrival -- excepting only those in need of medical treatment. And, rather than spending money on holding areas in the USA, that money should be spent in the nations of origin -- with that nation responsible for returning them to their parents.

40 posted on 06/18/2014 5:04:21 AM PDT by okie01 (The Mainstream Media: Ignorance on parade.)
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To: zeestephen

Well, her husband did send back Elian Gonzalez.


41 posted on 06/18/2014 5:08:36 AM PDT by GreenHornet
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To: zeestephen; All
d@rn it, now she it can claim that issue..while our (pussy-whipped)
Congressional mis-"Ldrs" whimper in their office.

42 posted on 06/18/2014 5:40:41 AM PDT by skinkinthegrass (The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun..0'Bathhouse/"Rustler" Reid? d8-)
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To: GreenHornet
I thought "burn-'em" Reno, took the heat, on that Easter morning.

43 posted on 06/18/2014 5:47:26 AM PDT by skinkinthegrass (The end move in politics is always to pick up a gun..0'Bathhouse/"Rustler" Reid? d8-)
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To: zeebee
Thank you, your comment tempted me to read the article.

As you noticed, nowhere did she say we “must” return the children. That was the author putting lipstick on her to make her look acceptable to a majority of Americans.

She did say, “We need to do more to provide border security in southern Mexico –”
That suggests she believes the U.S. has the leverage to persuade Mexico to not facilitate O’s orchestrated, nefarious population redistribution.
The House could proceed along that line today, if it had the guts.

She also undermined the liberal mantra, perhaps unintentionally, by confirming the children are indeed - illegal immigrants,
“We have to send a clear message: Just because your child gets across the border, that doesn’t mean the child gets to stay,..So we don’t want to send a message that is contrary to our laws…”

44 posted on 06/18/2014 5:47:42 AM PDT by frog in a pot
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To: zeestephen

Step One in the Clintons getting even with the Obamas for painting Bill as a racist in the 2008 campaign . . . believe me there will more to come. This is about making the Democratic Party come to grips with the disaster they are facing this November.


45 posted on 06/18/2014 5:53:07 AM PDT by LRoggy (Peter's Son's Business)
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To: zeestephen
Not one GOP presidential candidate has had the courage to suggest this.

Sounds like Shadow President Sarah Palin got Hillary's mind right!

Of course, since Sarah is not a candidate, you're correct. But she's a leader, without a doubt.

Dear Humanitarians, Since it Takes a Village to Stop Amnesty Abuse of Children, Join Me
June 13, 2014
https://www.facebook.com/sarahpalin/posts/10152497467458588:0

Sarah Palin wrote: ... The primary expenditure we need to supply in this humanitarian crisis is jet fuel to fly these children back home to their parents. ...

Also check out this Great Thread: Governor Palin: If Only the National GOP Would Fight Obama Instead of Conservatives http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3168937/posts

Sarah fought like a girl, and won Hillary! over!

46 posted on 06/18/2014 5:54:08 AM PDT by kiryandil (turning Americans into felons, one obnoxious drunk at a time (Zero Tolerance!!!))
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To: Hetty_Fauxvert
Disagree. I think it’s actually a good thing for the GOP that Hillary is saying this *first*.

There's another angle.

If a Republican would have spoken first, he would have 'locked out' Hillary. She would have been stuck with either silence, or pleading for amnesty.

This way she gets two things, she gets amnesty, because that's what's going on, and she gets to claim she was against it.

Lilly livered R's are just standing on the sidelines.

47 posted on 06/18/2014 5:57:02 AM PDT by Balding_Eagle (Want to keep your doctor? Remove your Democrat Senator.)
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To: zeestephen
She will win huge admiration for this from ... center-left Republicans.

And unicorns.

48 posted on 06/18/2014 5:58:14 AM PDT by riverdawg
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To: Scotswife; zeestephen
I’m torn between agreeing with her & also rolling my eyes - if a republican had said this first she probably would have been the first to say how heartless they were

Sarah Palin said it first, on June 13.

Palin wrote: "The primary expenditure we need to supply in this humanitarian crisis is jet fuel to fly these children back home to their parents."

Of course, Sarah Palin is not a candidate, and the GOPe hates her.

49 posted on 06/18/2014 5:59:07 AM PDT by kiryandil (turning Americans into felons, one obnoxious drunk at a time (Zero Tolerance!!!))
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To: okie01

“...all of them who can be should be reunited with their families.””
___________________

This means “Bring in their families to take care of them.” (and vote for me)


50 posted on 06/18/2014 5:59:54 AM PDT by reformedliberal
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