Amnesty

What to Expect From Amnesty Debate

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

Conservatives must avoid sole focus on scandals and work hard to defeat the Gang amnesty bill.

Tough Choices for GOP Leadership

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

McConnell and Cornyn must weigh pleasing special interests vs. the certain fury of the grassroots.

6 Big Problems with Amnesty Bill

Ginni Thomas, Daily Caller

Betsy McCaughey actually read the Gang’s bill and found concern beyond the mere language.

Boehner Forges Immigration Plan

Seung Min Kim and Jake Sherman, Politico

After staying silent on the issue, the Speaker has indicated that he’ll move legislation forward.

Another Schumer Repub Comes Out

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

Sen. Kelly Ayotte promised to oppose amnesty, and now she’s switched over to the dark side.

Why the Brazen Lies on Amnesty?

Tom Tancredo, WND

The dishonest hoopla over the selling of amnesty is like that which took place for Obamacare.

Ayotte Loves Amnesty; Debate Begins

Neil Munro, Daily Caller

Ayotte will be the Senate's 5th GOP ‘yes’ vote as focus turns to the dubious Cornyn border revision.

Immigration Bill Hinges on Rubio

Alexander Bolton, The Hill

Sources say the bill will pass or fail based on Democrats’ acceptance of Rubio’s amendments.

Odds Grow Longer for Amnesty

Scott Rasmussen, GOP USA

Voters still favor some sort of legalization, but they also demand that the border be secured first.

Rubio: 60 Votes for Amnesty Bill

Daniel Strauss, The Hill

The Florida Senator predicted on Friday that the Gang Bill had enough votes to avoid a filibuster.

Repubs Rebelling Against Amnesty

Beth Reinhard, National Journal

There are mounting signs that conservatives are not buying the spin despite Marco Rubio’s efforts.

Cornyn Opens New Front on Amnesty

Byron York, Washington Examiner

Sen. Cornyn’s proposal still puts legalization before more security, and is wholly unacceptable.

Ready to Take Down Amnesty in House

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Several R’s are ready to fight amnesty, but the R leadership may still try to pass it w/Dem votes.

Ryan Endorses House Immigration Bill

The Hill

Why does PRyan endorse the bad House amnesty bill when a former immigration lawyer rejected it?

Beware of the Amnesty Rope-a-Dope

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

Senators Marco Rubio and John Cornyn argue that security is being enhanced. Don’t believe them.

Immigration Debate Shifts to House

Russell Berman, The Hill

Several GOP Senators met with the House RSC to see what conservatives think of the Gang bill.

Labrador Exits House 'Gang of Eight'

Seung Min Kim, Politico

The House version of “bipartisan” talks became the “Gang of Seven” when Labrador bailed out.

Congressman Labrador Finally Gets Real On Immigration "Reform"

What the current Democratic push for amnesty for illegal immigrants is really all about is adding more poor people – as many as 30 million over the next decade – to the American population. Poor people who will become customers of the ever-growing Democratic welfare state, and eventually become the voters who will ensure its survival well into the next century.

Rubio Says He May Not Vote for It

Byron York, Washington Examiner

Sen. Marco Rubio said the amnesty bill would not pass without changes, and he wouldn’t support it.

McConnell Plays the Tool on Amnesty

Daniel Horowitz, Red State

MM voted for Amnesty in 1986 and is practically rolling out the red carpet now for the Gang’s bill.