On his last radio program before going on vacation, Rush Limbaugh (pictured) stated that, if the Gang of Eight Amnesty Bill is enacted into law, it will result in an overwhelming majority for the Democratic Party into the future.
The passage of "a path to citizenship" with voting rights for the 11 million illegal aliens will be the end of conservatism in the United States.
A recent issue of this newsletter cited a Pew Hispanic Center poll that found:
Support for a larger government is greatest among immigrant Latinos.
81% say they would rather have a bigger government with more services than a smaller government with fewer services.
The share that wants a bigger government falls to 72% among second-generation Hispanics and 58% among third-generation Hispanics.
There are two things here, folks, that if they happen--and one of them practically already has--then this country's never, ever gonna be the same. One is Obamacare; the other is amnesty.
And I would say of those two that amnesty is the most transformative, because that guarantees Democrats power for as long as you can see the future.
I mean, if we're gonna grant amnesty and path to citizenship and voting rights, which is what this is all about, if we're gonna grant voting rights to whatever the number, 11 million people, so let's say 70%, which is what the polling data says that Hispanics vote Democrat, if we're gonna just automatically anoint eight million new Democrat voters, with not one new--or--well, two million Republican voters at best, sorry, don't know what you're gonna do.
And I just want to reiterate with all of these things that are going on, amnesty is the biggie, folks, because if amnesty is achieved, then all the rest of this is academic, and we basically have a one-party government and country for at least a generation.
Limbaugh is absolutely correct that the Gang of Eight Bill is the most dangerous and destructive legislation that has ever been considered by Congress, because if it passes, it will create an "end game" in which Democrats will then win all major elections and liberals will be able to enact any legislation they want.
It appears that the Gang of Eight Bill will easily pass the Senate and can only be stopped in the House of Representatives.
The last issue of this newsletter reported that Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) won't fight against the Amnesty Bill, which will soon be considered on the Senate floor.
Elsie Foley in the Huffington Post stated that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) predicted an easy path to passage in the Senate for the Gang of Eight Bill with votes for it from nearly all Democrats and eight Republicans. Reid said:
I think we have 60 votes. Remember, we start out at 55 Democrats. I think the most I'll lose is two or three. Let's say I wind up with 52 Democrats. I only need eight Republicans, and I already have four, so that should be pretty easy.
However, unlike McConnell's acquiescence to the Gang of Eight, the House Republican leadership appears to have different ideas.
In a joint statement, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Republican Conference Chairman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA), and Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA) said:
The House remains committed to fixing our broken immigration system, but we will not simply take up and accept the bill that is emerging in the Senate if it passes. Rather, through regular order, the House will work its will and produce its own legislation.
That might be a subtle way of saying the Senate bill will be "dead on arrival" in the House. If so, conservatives will be greatly relieved and exceedingly grateful.
But what will happen after that is unknown.
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