Immigration reform

Romney Basically Wants to Surrender Power of Purse to O

Peter Sullivan, The Hill

"There's got to be more productive ways for us to be able to impress on the president the need to work for a permanent solution, as opposed to a temporary solution. Obama should allow Congress a chance to pass legislation on immigration," Romney said.

Lee: US 'Not Heading Into a Gov't Shutdown'

Molly K. Hooper, The Hill

“I think we're not heading into a government shutdown. There are a lot of reasons for that,” Sen. Mike Lee said. “One of them has to do with the fact that this president has a few options in front of him.” Lee warned that his party couldn't react to amnesty exec. orders until Obama acts.

Congressman Hal Rogers’ Corrupt (But Legal) Bargain For Amnesty

Congressman Hal Rogers is the main proponent and architect of a bill to fund Obama’s planned amnesty for illegal aliens. The bill will provide money that could pay General Dynamics (whose employees contributed thousands to Rogers' campaigns) perhaps as much as $125 million to print green cards and other documents for the illegal immigrants to whom Obama will give amnesty. Call Hal Rogers at 202-225-4601 and tell him an Omnibus  equals Amnesty. SIGN and SHARE OUR PETITION TO STOP OBAMA'S EXECUTIVE AMNESTY!

O Plans to Shield 5 Million From Deportation

Michael D. Shear, Julia Preston & Ashley Parker, New York Times

Obama's expected to ignore angry protests from Repubs. and announce next week a broad overhaul of the nation's immigration enforcement system that'll protect up to 5 mill. undocumented immigrants from deportation and provide many of them with work permits.

Amnesty is Irreversible

Rush Limbaugh, RushLimbaugh.com

"There's no reversing this.  This is not like a piece of legislation that you might think you could repeal or vote out or whatever.  You can't reverse this.  We've never, ever reversed an amnesty."

Clown Show: Boehner 'Threatens' Amnesty Lawsuit

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

John Boehner’s planned response to Obama’s exec. amnesty centers around adding immigration to a lawsuit against exec. overreach criticized by conservative leaders as misguided.

Here Comes Obama’s Amnesty Plan

Erick Erickson, Red State

Conservatives can rest assured Washington will soon be more gridlocked than ever. Sen. Mitch McConnell has already said there’ll be no shutdowns. When the GOP has already negotiated the terms of its surrender, the nation is in for a rough ride.

Call Congress Tell Them An Omnibus Spending Bill Equals Obama Amnesty

There’s only one thing that conservatives who worked to give the Republican Party its new majority in Congress need to know: A vote for a long-term spending bill is a vote for amnesty. It’s as simple as that.

Democrats Against Executive Amnesty

Andrew Stiles, Washington Free Beacon

Another prominent Dem. has repeatedly argued against the president taking executive action on immigration because “that’s not how our system works. That’s not how our democracy functions. That’s not how our Constitution is written.”

RED ALERT: Boehner Promises Amnesty Like Election Never Happened

RED ALERT: Our friend Daniel Horowitz of Conservative Review just sent us this alert: Speaker John Boehner this afternoon recounted to the House Republican Conference that he told President Obama, “Mr. President, just give us one more chance to do this the right way. If we can't, then do what you gotta do.”  Read that again.  Boehner told the GOP conference behind closed doors that he told Obama he has the green light to shred our constitution and destroy our sovereignty if Republicans don’t do it through regular order.

Rand Paul to GOP: Say NO to Omnibus

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

"If we were to pass all twelve of the appropriations bills, we'd have an enormous amount of power. But if you wait and pass them all into one enormous omnibus bill, you have no power."

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.

Priebus: R's Should Use Budget To Block O’s Amnesty

Neil Munro, Daily Caller

RNC chairman Reince Priebus is stepping up his advocacy for budget curbs that would block the president from awarding work permits to millions of illegal immigrants.

Welcome Back to America, Mr. President

Robert Charles, American Thinker

Instead of recognizing the public’s revulsion from high-handed executive orders, open borders and the cheapening of American residency and citizenship, indifference to drug crime and racial division, Obama doubled, then tripled down. 

Priebus Joins Viguerie: No GOP Cave In On Obama’s Illegal Amnesty

RNC Chairman Reince Priebus has often been at odds with the conservative grassroots of the Republican Party, but in saying Obama's planned executive amnesty is “illegal” and “wrong,” and that Republicans ought to stop it “at all costs” he's on the same page with the grassroots and conservatives should welcome him to the fight.

What It Is Going To Take To Defeat Amnesty

Much as conservatives welcome the help RNC Chairman Reince Priebus' comments about amnesty seem to portend, the real muscle to defeat amnesty is going to have to come from the conservative grassroots – the same voters and activists who powered the Republican Party to victory in the 2014 wave.

Obama Officials Pressured Prosecutors to Release Convicted Illegals

Jonathan Strong, Breitbart

An award-winning, career prosecutor at U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) alleged in a blistering new lawsuit she was punished for resisting orders to release convicted criminal illegal aliens from custody.

GOP Falling Into The Obama–Reid Trap

The Obama -- Reid plan is simple: Bring Congress back into session, quickly pass a bill to fund the government for the next ten months, deprive Republicans of the power of the purse and then have from the moment the bill passes until the absolute last minute before the new Congress is sworn in to confirm liberal judges and implement Obama's lawless "Executive Amnesty."

O Gives Boehner Year-End Ultimatum on Amnesty

Allahpundit, Hot Air

Obama offered Boehner what he saw as a compromise: The WHouse would defer exec. action on immigration until after the summer to give JB maneuvering room, a deal Obama confirmed. However, O then said: “There will never be another Repub. president again if you don’t get a handle on immigration reform.”

Sessions: GOP Must Back Reince's Promise To Stop O's Amnesty

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Incoming Senate Budget Comm. chairman Sen. Jeff Sessions is calling on R's to follow through on RNC chairman Reince Priebus's commitment to do everything possible to block Obama’s planned executive amnesty.