Tag: Immigration

Boehner: We Will Listen to the People & Protect the Constitution

November 21, 2014

We will not stand idle as the president undermines the rule of law in our country and places lives at risk. Read More

Speaker Boehner to President Obama: This is Not How American Democracy Works

November 20, 2014

“We will not shrink from this duty, because our allegiance lies with the American people. We will listen to them, work with our members, and protect the Constitution.” Read More

22 Times President Obama Said He Couldn’t Ignore or Create His Own Immigration Law

November 19, 2014

22 times President Obama said he couldn’t do what he’s about to do → http://t.co/tNxxDHoc4B #immigration #amnesty Read More

Majority of Americans Oppose President Obama’s Executive Amnesty

November 18, 2014

“This is the wrong way to govern. This is exactly what the American people said on Election Day they didn’t want,” Speaker Boehner said last week as President Obama vowed to follow through on his threat of executive amnesty. Indeed, recent polls show that a strong majority of Americans oppose President Obama’s stubborn, “my way or the highway” approach: Read More

Same Bad Policy, Same Old Excuse

November 12, 2014

According to presidential scholar Martha Joynt Kumar, as of July 2014, President Obama had done more than 800 interviews. At the same point in their presidencies, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton had done less than 300 and Ronald Reagan had done less than 400. Read More

Readout of the Speaker’s Meeting with President Obama & Congressional Leaders

November 07, 2014

He reminded the president that there are more than 40 House-passed jobs bills that represent a great place to start on immediate, bipartisan action to help create more private-sector jobs. Read More

Obama Administration Hiding the Truth about Immigration Actions

October 23, 2014

As it actively undermines the safety and security of U.S. families, it’s understandable that the Obama administration would want to keep its actions a secret. But Americans have a right to know the truth – not to mention secure borders that actually mean something. Read More

Another Obama Policy on the Ballot: Amnesty

October 03, 2014

“I am not on the ballot this fall,” President Obama said yesterday. “But make no mistake: These policies are on the ballot – every single one of them.” Last night, he made it very clear that one of those policies is amnesty by executive action. It’s “not a question of if, but when,” the president said. “It will be taking place between the November elections and the end of the year.” Read More

Americans Deserve Honesty, Transparency, & Accountability

September 06, 2014

The decision to simply delay this deeply-controversial and possibly unconstitutional unilateral action until after the election - instead of abandoning the idea altogether - smacks of raw politics. Read More

The Departed Get a Pass from the President

August 29, 2014

Let’s be clear: House Republicans passed a responsible bill; Senate Democrats did nothing. President Obama is the guy giving a pass to Senate Democrats who departed Washington without doing their job. Read More

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