Grassroots message not taken -- We're getting this one... one way or another!
The bogus McCain-Kennedy â€œcomprehensive immigration reformâ€ meme will simply not die it due death. When McCain-Kennedy first leaped upon the scene it was met with such a firestorm for resistance from the American people that the bill was effectively rendered DOA.
When John McCain was out on the stump fighting for our party's nomination and eventually became our presumptive nominee, he had assuaged our (conservatives) fears by saying he got the message and was going for securing our boarders first. And that lasted for a while until.... yesterday!
From the Desk of Republican Leader Boehner:
LEADING ENERGY PANEL DEMOCRAT EMBRACES HOUSE REPUBLICAN ENERGY PLAN
CNBC ANCHOR ASKS ENERGY & COMMERCE COMMITTEE DEMOCRAT GENE GREEN: â€œCAN YOU CONVINCE THE OTHER WINGS OF YOUR PARTY TO THINK LIKE YOU DO?â€