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Well the Senate passed the Immigration Bill in a bi-partisan manner 68-32. Fourteen Republicans joined all 52 Democrats and two independents to make the bill happen. In other words, compromise can be found in the Senate. The question now is, can it now be found in the House of Representatives.

It is going to be interesting to watch, especially how House Leader Boehner deals with the Tea Partiers and all the other Republicans. The time is NOW to deal with Immigration and not later. My hope is that compromise can be reached in the House and that it not be held hostage by the heretofore intransigent Tea Partiers amongst them.

Once out of the House we can then, hopefully in a bi-partisan way deal with the next bill.


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up2sumptin commented on Friday, Jun 28, 2013 at 15:47 PM

I heard on the news the House said they would reject the Senate Bill because they wanted to draft one of their own.

JimmyMack commented on Friday, Jun 28, 2013 at 17:43 PM

I am beginning to think that the Tea Partiers are anarchists.

Funkentelecky commented on Saturday, Jun 29, 2013 at 19:02 PM

JimmyMack, this is a good bill; however I don’t think the house should pass it as is without concrete enforcement on the border with penalties for not enforcing it. I wanted to do some research of my own because I’ve heard that the amendment for the proper fencing and the proper enforcement wasn’t enforceable. Here is a good article to read; 6 Things You Need To Know about The Senate Bill:

http://www.policymic.com/articles/519...

And here is the proof that the border fencing isn’t appropriate or enforceable. Hugh Hewitt interviews Senator Hoeven, 1 of the Gang of 8 and a Republican (RINO) on the amendment, and has difficulties explaining the specifics and Hewitt is all on him like he should be:

http://dailycaller.com/2013/06/27/hoe...

The Democrats have the pathway to citizenship and now the Republicans want Border enforcement. The Dems passed landmark legislation and missed a critical issue that the people want. Let’s see what happens.

JimmyMack commented on Sunday, Jun 30, 2013 at 16:22 PM

Good points, Funk. I'm thinking that whatever happens in the House, pass or fail, has the potential to greatly hurt or help the Republicans.

Cuz you and I know, we b dealin wid politicians.

JimmyMack commented on Monday, Jul 01, 2013 at 07:25 AM

HOOO-UH!


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