House Appropriations Committee

Rogers Claim: Impossible to Defund Exec. Amnesty

Rebecca Shabad, The Hill

It would be “impossible" to defund Obama’s exec. actions on immigration through a gov't spending bill, the House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers said. The comm. said the primary agency responsible for implementing Obama's actions is funded entirely by user fees. 

GOP Rep. Hal Rogers – Obama’s Greatest Ally In The Amnesty Battle

House Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers' insistence on an omnibus spending bill plays right into the trap that President Obama and Harry Reid's defeated Senate Democrats have set for Republicans.

Obama Asks For $3.7 Billion For Illegal Aliens – GOP Leaders Flub Response

Appropriations Chairman Hal Rogers’ failure to grasp that the Republicans’ end game should be getting the latest wave of illegal aliens promptly repatriated is bad enough, but what should really concern those interested in maintaining American sovereignty is Speaker Boehner’s comment that his working-group of seven Republicans on border issues would review the White House’s proposal.

1,582-Page Omnibus Bill to Be Voted on In Less Than 2 Days

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

The omnibus spending bill that Rep. Hal Rogers (R-KY) introduced with Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) is more than 1,500 pages long – and Representatives are expected to vote on it less than two days after it was introduced. It's the second part of the bad Paul Ryan budget deal.

Conservatives: Fight Budget Deal & Vote in 2014

Peter Ferrara, American Spectator

If all the most conservative voters stay home in 2014, having been convinced by conservative opinion leaders that the R's aren’t worth coming out to vote for, then DC will conclude that the American people want to go Communist.