The Gang of 8′s immigration reform bill might not be as long as expected, but according to one Republican representative, it is worse than expected. And no, he wasn’t talking about the MarcoPhones. Ugh.
If I were advising Senator Rubio I would tell him to come out and immediately disavow this rotten legislation he signed onto and issue a sincere apology to the American people. Then again, even if he did that he’ll be forever tainted by photos like the one above.
CNS News quotes Rep. Lamar Smith from Texas [emphasis added]:
“It’s hard to believe, but the Senate immigration bill is worse than we thought. Despite assurances, the border is not secured before almost everyone in the country illegally is given amnesty. The bill guarantees there will be a rush across the border to take advantage of massive amnesty.”
Rep. Smith says the Senate immigration bill shreds current immigration laws:
“And the Senate proposal offers amnesty to far more illegal immigrants than we thought. In addition to most of the 11 million illegal immigrants already in the country, the bill offers to legalize the relatives of illegal immigrants outside the U.S. and even others who have already been deported back home. So current immigration laws are shredded. (Read More)
Hopefully this will go down in flames like the Manchin-Toomey gun control amendment went down.