Archive for the 'Immigration'

King’s Mendacious Defense

Rep. Steve King is rightly being blasted from all sides for his repulsive comments about there being 100 Mexican immigrant drug mules “with calves the size of cantaloupes” for every smart student among the Dreamers and he is doubling down on his racism. Appearing on the Laura Ingraham show he refused to back down: Read more

Steve King’s Crude Racial Stereotyping

Rep. Steve King has an image in his head of what undocumented immigrants are like. They are all a crude stereotype — a Mexican who runs drugs across the border. To him, that’s what nearly all of the approximately 11 million are like to him, by a 100-1 ratio: Read more

Dumbass Quote of the Day

You’ve probably already seen this by now, but I missed it for a couple days. Ken Crow, founder of the Tea Party Community, spoke at an anti-immigration rally near the capitol along with Rep. Steve King, Sen. Ted Cruz and others, and delivered this humdinger of a statement: Read more

Gohmert: Latinos Will Join GOP Just Like Black Voters Do

If you had any doubt that Louis Gohmert inhabits an entirely different reality from the rest of us, look at this video he did for the Worldnutdaily. He actually argues that if the Republican Party kills immigration reform it will make Latino voters like them more “just as you’ve had more and more African-Americans realizing” how great the GOP is for them. He does realize that Republicans lost the African-American vote by well over 90% last year, right? Oh, you liberals and your crazy, eggheaded, elitist math. Read more

Bachmann Lies Through Her Teeth. Film at 11.

The Worldnutdaily has a video interview with Michele Bachmann in which she tells a major whopper of a lie, claiming that if immigration reform passes President Obama will “wave his magic wand” and issue an executive order allowing all illegal immigrants to vote before the 2014 election. And she claims that he actually did that in 2012: Read more