Monthly Archives: January 2013

Sen. Rand Paul Statement on Immigration Policy

Posted at Paul.Senate.gov:   I do not support amnesty, I support legal immigration and recognize that the country has been enriched by those who seek the freedom to make a life for themselves. However, millions of illegal immigrants are crossing … Continue reading

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Krauthammer : Senate Immigration Proposal is “Highly Misleading…Instant Legalization”

    KRAUTHAMMER: Look, I think a large consensus of Americans have had the view which I have advocated for about seven years that if you do legalization after you get enforcement of the border, Americans would accept that. That … Continue reading

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Erick Erickson on the Gang of Eight Immigration Plan

Posted at RedState:   There. I said it.   You’d be surprised how long it has taken to say this. I’ve let multiple friends vet the various drafts of posts I’ve written on this and they all wind up arguing … Continue reading

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Sen. Mike Lee Statement on ‘Gang of Eight’ Immigration Proposal

WASHINGTON – Today, Senator Mike Lee made the following statement with regard to the Statement of Principles on immigration reform released by the Group of Eight:   “Despite the often divisive rhetoric surrounding immigration reform, initial discussions have revealed much … Continue reading

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Sen. Jeff Sessions Statement on Senate Immigration Proposal

“Americans overwhelmingly oppose illegal immigration. They have pleaded with Congress to end the mass illegality for decades to little avail. All the while, millions have been added to the total of those illegally here.   It’s time to fix that … Continue reading

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Rep. Steve King Statement on ‘Gang of Eight’ Immigration Proposal

Washington, DC- Congressman Steve King released the following statement today following the press conference held by the Senate ‘Gang of Eight’ who announced their broad proposals for comprehensive immigration reform:   “Eight Senators have now agreed to four basic legislative … Continue reading

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Rep. Lamar Smith Statement on Senate Amnesty Proposal

“No one should be surprised that individuals who have supported amnesty in the past still support amnesty.  When you legalize those who are in the country illegally, it costs taxpayers millions of dollars, costs American workers thousands of jobs and … Continue reading

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Numbers USA on Senate Immigration Proposal

  Via NumbersUSA.com:   A group of eight Senators today announced the outline of an agreement they reached on immigration-law changes that substantially mirrors the failed 2007 attempt to amnesty illegal aliens and increase foreign-worker numbers. The Senators’ proposal includes … Continue reading

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FAIR: Senate Gang of Eight Releases Amnesty Plan

Via FairUS.org:   In anticipation of the President’s speech on immigration tomorrow in Las Vegas, a group of eight Senators released their proposal for amnesty legislation today. This so-called Gang of Eight includes Sens. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), John McCain (R-AZ), … Continue reading

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Sen. Ted Cruz Statement on the Senate Immigration Proposal

Sen. Ted Cruz Statement on the Senate Immigration Proposal:   I appreciate the good work that senators in both parties have put into trying to fix our broken immigration system. There are some good elements in this proposal, especially increasing … Continue reading

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