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Immigration anger fuels House vote

CNN
Friday, December 5, 2014
National News

A week before a possible government shutdown, the House of Representatives spent time on a Republican bill that doesn't fund any federal agencies, and even its supporters admit is already dead on arrival in the Democratic-led Senate.

Rep. Mike Coffman votes to uphold Obama amnesty

Lamborn, Gardner vote to overturn Obama immigration order
Gazette
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Colorado News

Colorado's next Senator, Rep. Cory Gardner, voted Thursday with most House Republicans to repeal President Obama's order allowing more than 4 million immigrants in the country illegally to stay, triggering accusations that his pledge to help immigrant communities during his campaign this year was hollow.

Boehner Negotiates Terms of Surrender to King Barack's Executive Amnesty

Breitbart
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
National News

Republicans in Washington, under the tutelage of House Speaker John Boehner, are planning a full-scale cave to President Barack Obama’s executive amnesty, by aiming to fund Obama’s immigration action in full this week.

Conservative leadership's Do Nothing defunding plan

Alert date: 
December 3, 2014
Alert expiration date: 
December 11, 2014

Obama's unconstitutional amnesty will give illegal aliens work permits and social security numbers. As soon as those are issued, there will be no turning back - no one is going to deport those aliens.

Va. woman admits $7.2 mil. child-credit tax scam

WatchDog dot Org
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
National News

More than a year after Watchdog reported the IRS sent thousands refunds to the tiny town of Parksley, Va., a woman has pleaded guilty ...

Linda Avila admitted to obtaining more than $7.2 million in refunds by exploiting the federal government’s child tax credit program.

The failed 2013 Gang of 8 amnesty for illegal aliens

 

In 2013, the Senate Gang of 8 proposed a massive amnesty bill for illegal aliens. It failed dramatically. Here is more information on the disastrous bill and the consequences and cost it would have imposed on America:

Incoming GOP Senate chairman plans border bill

The Denver Post
Monday, November 10, 2014
National News

Even as President Barack Obama prepares to take executive action on immigration, an incoming GOP Senate chairman said Monday he is working on a border security bill and will aim to move it once the new Republican-controlled Congress convenes in January.

Latino vote will not be major factor in tight midterm races, Pew study say

Fox News Latino
Friday, October 17, 2014
Colorado News

The share of Latino eligible voters has been growing steadily, making up a record 11 percent of all people who will be able to cast a ballot in November ...

Rep. Mike Coffman says principle guided shifts on several issues

The Denver Post
Monday, October 13, 2014
Colorado News

As U.S. Rep. Mike Coffman made the leap from state to federal office in 2008, a national political analyst predicted he could "hold this seat as long as he wants it."

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