Nathan Deal stumbles on Dream Act question – Exposed

Georgia Immigration Bill Signed Into Law By Governor Nathan Deal

Nathan Deal stumbles on Dream Act question >by Steve Benen | 08/29/14 12:44 PM—Updated 08/29/14 12:56 PM | Re-Post 08/30/2014 1:09:48 AM| Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal (R) is in the middle of a tough re-election fight, which is coinciding with some unresolved ethics allegations. Stories like these probably won’t help. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal (R) is being strongly criticized after he told a Hispanic student that he “presumed” she was […]

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Exposed: The House GOP’s immigration plan: ‘Deport ‘em all’

The House GOP’s immigration plan: ‘Deport ‘em all’   >by Steve Benen | 08/04/14 08:00 AM—Updated 08/04/14 09:02 AM | Re-Post 08/05/2014 | For two years, House Republicans have been under pressure to tackle legislation related to immigration. Late Friday night, the wait ended – the GOP majority finally held votes on the issue. They just weren’t the vote the American mainstream had in mind. Early in July, many congressional […]

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Spotlight: The House GOP’s underwhelming response to a crisis

The House GOP’s underwhelming response to a crisis >by Steve Benen |07/29/14 01:00 PM| Re-Post | Three weeks ago, President Obama presented a pretty credible solution to the humanitarian crisis at the U.S./Mexico border. The White House requested $3.7 billion in emergency funding that would build detention centers, add immigration judges, and beef up border security, all while expediting deportations to discourage an additional influx. A week later, asked if […]

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