It’s a bad bill. It’s big and unwieldy (as all bills are nowadays). It’s been turned into a mini “stimulus” bill, and as it is written now a majority of “Republicans,” whatever that means now, are against the bill. But Boehner still may make it happen?
We are for immigration here. The USA is indeed a nation of immigrants. But this thing deserves to be shot down and if Boehner sells out small government people again he deserves to get booted from leadership.
(From The Examiner)
House Republican conservatives warned Wednesday they would move to oust Speaker John Boehner if he puts an immigration reform bill up for a vote that doesn’t have the support of a majority of GOP members.
“There gets to be a time when there is a straw that breaks the proverbial camel’s back,” Rep. Matt Salmon, R-Ariz., said at a monthly question and answer event featuring a group of conservative lawmakers.