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April 09, 2009

PollingUSA Big: Amnesty Won't Pass House or Senate

Not even with the Lightworker in Chief?

In the House:

"I don't think Pelosi thinks she has the votes. ...She goes out and makes statements that get all of us all upset and gets her applause from the Hispanic caucus. But ...there were right around 50 Democrats who co-sponsored the SAVE ACT last year, which was a very, very strong enforcement bill. This amnesty will not have nearly the strength of that. I think one of the reasons that those Democrats signed that bill is that they're from districts whose constituents are pushing them hard on this. So, I think we'd have a good chance to get 60-70 Democrats in the House to vote against that and I don't think we ought to lose more than a half dozen Republicans. If we did that well, then we'd beat it in the House."

This actually helps the Lightworker politically, that he can be seen as attempting to fulfill his pledge while his caucus blocks him from doing so. He gains support from open-borders enthusiasts without risking the public wrath.

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