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10 Illinois Republican Senators join Senate Democrats, passing 41-14 Illegal Alien Drivers Licenses
Republican News Watch ^ | December 4, 2012 | DOUG IBENDAHL

Posted on 12/05/2012 5:40:02 AM PST by Steelers6

A bill to allow undocumented immigrants to obtain an Illinois driver’s license passed the Illinois Senate today by a vote of 41 to 14. One Democrat voted “present.” The bill is SB957.

The 10 Republicans who joined the Democrats in rewarding non-citizens who are already breaking our laws, were: Bill Brady (Sponsor), Kirk Dillard, Tom Johnson, John Millner (Sponsor), Matt Murphy, Carole Pankau, Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno (Sponsor), Sue Rezin, Ron Sandack (Sponsor), and Suzi Schmidt.

Two Republicans, Pamela Althoff and Dale Righter, took the ultimate lily-livered approach and just didn’t vote on the bill. That’s as bad as a “yes” vote.

Next time these 12 Republicans are up for reelection maybe they’ll be able to find some undocumented immigrants to volunteer on their campaigns. Hard to imagine any law abiding Republican would ever lift a finger for one of these goofs.

These lawmakers should also maybe call up former Democrat State Representative Derrick Smith and apologize. Smith was expelled from the Illinois House earlier this year after being indicted on federal charges. He has not yet gone to trial.

Sorry Derrick, if only you had originated from a different country and flagrantly violated a different federal law. Maybe instead of being disgraced, maybe your colleagues would hand you a reward too.

The bill now heads to the House where it has the strong support of House Minority “Leader” Tom Cross.


TOPICS: Breaking News; Crime/Corruption; News/Current Events; US: Illinois
KEYWORDS: 2012; alien; aliens; corruption; criminalaliens; democrats; drivers; fraud; govtabuse; illegal; illegalimmigration; immigration; licenses; motorvoter; motorvotor
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1 posted on 12/05/2012 5:40:14 AM PST by Steelers6
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To: Steelers6

This is going to be the norm. They’ve given up and will do as the socialists tell them. They want votes and continued power. Illegals are thier future.


2 posted on 12/05/2012 5:42:23 AM PST by albie
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To: Impy

“IL” Ping


3 posted on 12/05/2012 5:52:34 AM PST by GOPsterinMA (The autopsy will show that this nation committed suicide.)
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To: albie

I’m done trying to fight back. I say we let the dam break and swim our way back to liberty’s shores.

Every fight we wage against this winds up as an incremental, almost miniscule change to our way of life. We hem and haw about something, they pare it back but keep the most nefarious aspects of it and pass it as law. They’ve become experts at it. They propose ideas so full of fluff knowing that it will ruffle many feathers. They pare back a majority of the visibly negative parts, leaving what appears to be a “fair” piece of legislation, pass it and then repeat it all again until everything in the original piece of legislation is enacted.

Death by 1,000 cuts.

Let them slit their own throats, bleed out, and we can try to pick up the pieces after the fall.


4 posted on 12/05/2012 5:54:37 AM PST by rarestia (It's time to water the Tree of Liberty.)
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To: Steelers6

Words escape me on this issue. In a normal and just world, would anyone believe our lawmakers would enact legislation to provide anything to the invaders of our Country? Are our politicians corrupt to the core or are they functioning illiterates? How is this legislation not a complete violation of their oath of office?


5 posted on 12/05/2012 5:55:01 AM PST by liberalh8ter (If Barack has a memory like a steel trap, why can't he remember what the Constitution says?)
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To: Steelers6; Impy; fieldmarshaldj; BillyBoy; PhilCollins
"The 10 Republicans who joined the Democrats in rewarding non-citizens who are already breaking our laws, were: ... Matt Murphy ...."

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Not Chicago's Matt "Guitar" Murphy?!?

Aretha was right, he *is* a dang fool who doesn't seem to think about the consequences of his actions.

6 posted on 12/05/2012 5:56:38 AM PST by AuH2ORepublican (If a politician won't protect innocent babies, what makes you think that he'll protect your rights?)
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To: Steelers6
There was a phrase in French that just a few generations ago, at the end of World War Two, was the absolute worst insult that one could hurl upon another.

The Republican Party, the MSM, and all those who voted for the Odinga Regime, have earned that phrase again:

"Vous êtes un collaborateur!"

7 posted on 12/05/2012 5:56:52 AM PST by Old Sarge (We are officially over the precipice, we just havent struck the ground yet...)
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To: rarestia

I agree. I like your famous tag line as well.


8 posted on 12/05/2012 6:02:58 AM PST by MachIV
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To: rarestia
I’m done trying to fight back. I say we let the dam break and swim our way back to liberty’s shores.

Ditto. There are way too many powerful forces at work on a variety of fronts to fight effectively. This nation will not survive as is.

9 posted on 12/05/2012 6:06:13 AM PST by ScottinVA (I've never been more disgusted with American voters.)
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To: ScottinVA

People are ‘selling out’ all over the place for ‘political’ gain... and the ‘currency’ in capital right now are ‘non US citizens’ and those who hate our founding principles. Our pot is being diluted by traitors and foreigners combined..... to overtake and control us.


10 posted on 12/05/2012 6:21:27 AM PST by LibFreeUSA
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To: albie

Getting the votes and the I.D.’s, especially in Florida where one must present an i.d. to vote. Nauseating.


11 posted on 12/05/2012 6:23:24 AM PST by sarasota
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To: ScottinVA

If we allow the system to collapse on itself, we can pick up the pieces after everything’s in shambles. The Left relies on us to fight back, in a way, to provide a straw man. If we remove ourselves from the issues, it becomes a two-legged barstool that will collapse. Let them enact what they way under the guise of fairness, equality, whatever. The cities will fall first, I think we all agree on that.


12 posted on 12/05/2012 6:24:15 AM PST by rarestia (It's time to water the Tree of Liberty.)
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To: Steelers6

I find it hilarious that a number on Free Republic are wanting to give up the fight when they’ve never lifted a finger for it in the first place.

Or maybe they’re just provocateuring for the Democrats, or possibly the third-party Ron Paulshiveks.


13 posted on 12/05/2012 6:55:30 AM PST by Free Vulcan (Vote Republican! [You can vote Democrat when you're dead]...)
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To: Steelers6

It’s time to man the barricades and instead they’re crawling in holes everywhere. The conservatives and Tea folk need to wield the ultimate GOP death sentence across the land Jan 2d. Don’t vote for them for Speaker, Pro Tem, Leader whatever the position is in every legislature there is. Kill the GOP in 4 weeks and let us just start all over. They’re totally useless as they now are.


14 posted on 12/05/2012 6:56:50 AM PST by major-pelham
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To: Steelers6

Illegal immigrants are allowed driving licenses?????

That is so insande it beggars belief.

Why are they not being thrown back to where they came from?

Why can’t a nation with a military budget and size of the US end this once and for all by securing its borders? The economic cost, would surely be massively outweighed by the economic benefits of the influx of jobs (lets face it, most immigrants aren’t lazy bums), reduced criminal activity, and drain on public services?

It is pretty much too late.

I’ve already accepted my own countries fate, we have all been sold out by so many for so long. It is tragic.


15 posted on 12/05/2012 6:57:50 AM PST by UKrepublican
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To: LibFreeUSA
People are ‘selling out’ all over the place for ‘political’ gain...

I completely agree. While increasing numbers of Americans scrap loyalty to country in favor of grabbing a piece of the pie for themselves, the politicians who ostensibly "represent" them are in the process of jumping straight into pander mode. For both, it's all for the short term, because the future doesn't hold promise for America.

Our pot is being diluted by traitors and foreigners combined..... to overtake and control us.

Very successfully, too. We are not a nation anymore. If it could be equated to an airplane in flight, America is now comprised of 50 loosely connected and disintegrating parts flying in close formation. This is not going to end well.

16 posted on 12/05/2012 7:18:46 AM PST by ScottinVA (I've never been more disgusted with American voters.)
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To: Steelers6; chicagolady

so where is chicagolady when we need her most?


17 posted on 12/05/2012 7:19:02 AM PST by TheRightGuy (I want MY BAILOUT ... a billion or two should do!)
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To: AuH2ORepublican; Steelers6; Impy; fieldmarshaldj; BillyBoy

Senators Matt Murphy and Kirk Dillard can run for re-election in 2014. I hope that they’ll lose their primaries to conservatives.


18 posted on 12/05/2012 7:19:56 AM PST by PhilCollins
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To: AuH2ORepublican

Nice reference!


19 posted on 12/05/2012 7:21:43 AM PST by aynrandfreak (Being a Democrat means never having to say you're sorry)
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To: rarestia
"Let them slit their own throats, bleed out, and we can try to pick up the pieces after the fall."

I am afraid that I am coming around to this view, also. We are fighting on a thousand fronts. Young people, the up and coming voters, favor Obama heavily. We talk about changing the MSM and the education system, but that is a multigenerational effort and there is no sign of even a change in direction. Perhaps is is apocalyptic, but maybe we should take the whole rotten edifice down. Let the fiscal cliff happen and don't extend the debt limit, either. Let's see if we can rebuild after the real collapse.

20 posted on 12/05/2012 7:23:06 AM PST by Truth29
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To: Truth29

It is truly the path of least resistance, I fear, and while our Founders would be disappointed in us for doing so, the end result requires more fighting and bloodshed under which we would be more likely to triumph than going about it through the corrupt political process.


21 posted on 12/05/2012 7:28:16 AM PST by rarestia (It's time to water the Tree of Liberty.)
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To: AuH2ORepublican; Steelers6; Impy; fieldmarshaldj; BillyBoy; PhilCollins
I worked hard for Matt's first primary bid some years back and worked two precincts in a neighboring township for him in his first general. I finally (and luckily, I thought) got mapped into his district this year.

HE IS DEAD TO ME KNOW.

What these RINOcrats don't realize is that even if they kiss every Hispanic A$$ in the state, all they're going to get for it is the taste of used refried beans in their mouths.

22 posted on 12/05/2012 7:58:56 AM PST by TheRightGuy (I want MY BAILOUT ... a billion or two should do!)
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To: Steelers6

New World Order pukes...


23 posted on 12/05/2012 8:02:18 AM PST by American in Israel (A wise man's heart directs him to the right, but the foolish mans heart directs him toward the left.)
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To: Steelers6
In politics, money talks.

Apparently, Republican Party donor money wants to pay lower wages.

24 posted on 12/05/2012 8:02:21 AM PST by Carry_Okie (The Slave Party: advancing indenture since 1787.)
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To: Steelers6
It's Illinois (Chicago). A boil on the butt of America.

Check out their 'worst-in-the-nation' credit rating.

25 posted on 12/05/2012 8:20:38 AM PST by Servant of the Cross (the Truth will set you free)
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To: LibFreeUSA
People are ‘selling out’ all over the place for ‘political’ gain.

Yes, they are lovers of themselves and not America. "But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days. People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, ......" 2 Tim 3

26 posted on 12/05/2012 8:22:03 AM PST by presently no screen name
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To: Free Vulcan

They probably found reasons not to vote for Romney too.


27 posted on 12/05/2012 8:35:40 AM PST by newzjunkey (grr)
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To: TheRightGuy; AuH2ORepublican; Steelers6; Impy; fieldmarshaldj; BillyBoy; PhilCollins
>> I worked hard for Matt's first primary bid some years back and worked two precincts in a neighboring township for him in his first general. I finally (and luckily, I thought) got mapped into his district this year. HE IS DEAD TO ME KNOW. <<

Ditto. I also worked hard to help Murphy win the primary over RINO Palentine Mayor Rita Mullins during his first State Senate campaign. He's been dead to for a while now, the last straw for me was when he teamed up with Andy McKombine to be McKombine's running mate in 2010. The ironic thing is this guy started off with the most conservative record in the State Senate, and very quickly became a combine butt-kisser. I knew it was bad news when he immediately endorsed Mark Kirk in the U.S. Senate primary, given that Kirk was considerably to the left of the "unacceptable" Rita Mullins.

>> What these RINOcrats don't realize is that even if they kiss every Hispanic A$$ in the state, all they're going to get for it is the taste of used refried beans in their mouths. <<

Lots of disappointments here, I'm sorry to see Bill Brady, Carole Pankau, John Millner, and Suzi Schmidt lend their support to this bill, though others like Dillard and Radogno don't surprise me. The one that bothers me the most is Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran was pimping for this bill, I had always figured him to be a solid conservative but it seems he still has some of the old tendencies he had when he was in the RAT party. I'm unlikely to ever back him for higher office now.

The funny thing is Ray LaThug's son Darin has been "with us" on all these bills, but I still don't trust the spawn of LaThug one bit. I think he's just "playing conservative" like daddy until Aaron Schock runs for higher office and he can get Schock's house seat (daddy's old job).

This state sucks. :-(

28 posted on 12/05/2012 9:07:20 AM PST by BillyBoy ( Impeach Obama? Yes We Can!)
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To: TheRightGuy
>> so where is chicagolady when we need her most? <<

Texas.

29 posted on 12/05/2012 9:09:54 AM PST by BillyBoy ( Impeach Obama? Yes We Can!)
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To: Steelers6

I fail to see how, if you are in someone else’s country illegally, you can legally apply for a drivers licence and drive in said country.
By this definition, I can slip in North Korea, the democrat’s poster child, and apply for a driver’s licence, once i am there?
This ought to be the straw that breaks the camel’s back. TIME to do something.


30 posted on 12/05/2012 9:11:56 AM PST by Quickgun (I came here screaming and covered in someone else's blood. I can go out that way if I have to)
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To: Steelers6

The Land of Lincoln Shrugged?

You can only save those who wish to be saved.

Prepare for civil war.. it’s inevitable. Our ‘leaders’ seek it to further consolidate their power.

Prove me wrong, Please!


31 posted on 12/05/2012 9:30:45 AM PST by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi)
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To: Steelers6




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32 posted on 12/05/2012 9:36:02 AM PST by devolve ( ---- ---- ---- -CHEESEBURGER_CHEESEBURGER_CHEESEBURGER- ---- ---- ---- ---- John Belushi ---- ----)
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To: Steelers6

This is unamerican!!!!

YOu cannot get a drivers license anywhere in the world unless you have, at a minimum, a work or travel visa.

They giving “a privilege” to Non-Americans.

Seems to me it is now “A Right” and one can certainly make that case if their license were to be revoked.

I’d make it. Then again, I’d drive without it.

I pay more in taxes each year than many people earn, so those roads are just as much mine as anyone else...


33 posted on 12/05/2012 9:38:16 AM PST by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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To: Steelers6

Why have the laws if they are not going to be enforced?


34 posted on 12/05/2012 9:41:57 AM PST by Patriot95
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To: Patriot95

We have a leader with false documents so why not.


35 posted on 12/05/2012 10:06:09 AM PST by USAF80
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To: Steelers6

Will the license clearly state UNDOCUMENTED ALIEN on it?


36 posted on 12/05/2012 11:40:42 AM PST by austinaero
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To: austinaero

Well they might as well include free auto insurance because when they hit you they will have none!


37 posted on 12/05/2012 2:29:18 PM PST by Conserev1
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To: TheRightGuy; AuH2ORepublican; Steelers6; Impy; fieldmarshaldj; BillyBoy

Which Republican should oppose Sen. Murphy, in the 2014 primary? I hope that Kevin O’Connell will run.


38 posted on 12/05/2012 3:02:37 PM PST by PhilCollins
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To: albie

Ahh, with “friends” like these, who needs Democrats?

Spineless f***ing weasel traitors.


39 posted on 12/05/2012 3:34:22 PM PST by NFHale (The Second Amendment - By Any Means Necessary.)
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To: Steelers6; Liz; AT7Saluki

40 posted on 12/05/2012 4:19:19 PM PST by Libloather (The epitome of civility.)
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To: albie

lets face it, many northern states now are gone, IL, ME, CT, etc are all lefty socialist idiots in power regardless of the letter after their name.

It’s time for all conservatives, millions of them to move south ut of those northern liberal states and I’;ll add the west coast too.

Let all conservatives move to states like FL, VA,NC, CO, NM and make those solid red states.

That is the only way now to win these elections for the future and stop giving our money to the socialists in those states


41 posted on 12/05/2012 6:00:14 PM PST by manc (Marriage =1 man + 1 woman,when they say marriage equality then they should support polygamy)
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To: ScottinVA

we conservatives need to move out of the liberal states, thus giving them none of our money, watch their electoral count go down and lose money plus we make swing states like FL, VA, NC, CO, and even NM red states.

Without FL, VA, NC, CO the left can never win.

Imagine millions of conservatives moving out of the north east and the west coast and moving to states like CO, FL, VA, NM, NC, ?

Staying in liberal socialist states today is only giving our money to the left and helping the left to win more elections.
Plus our votes now count unlike in those liberal socialist places


42 posted on 12/05/2012 6:21:25 PM PST by manc (Marriage =1 man + 1 woman,when they say marriage equality then they should support polygamy)
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To: manc

There is a slight bit of hope in your scenario. I`m already in VA, so hopefully, thousands of conservatives will join me.


43 posted on 12/05/2012 6:34:57 PM PST by ScottinVA (I've never been more disgusted with American voters.)
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To: presently no screen name

Yes, they are lovers of themselves and not America. “But mark this: There will be terrible times in the last days. People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, proud, abusive, ......” 2 Tim 3

Exactly right, straight from our God and Creator’s Word...

Mmay people wake up and realize that there really is a God in heaven and He really did send His Son to die on our behalf so that we might have eternal life...so that we might be delivered from this world (kingdom) of darkness and brought into the kingdom of light.

The future of mankind—both believers and unbelievers—is all laid out in His Book, if anyone cares to read/study it.


44 posted on 12/05/2012 8:34:55 PM PST by TurkeyLurkey
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To: Steelers6

Communist Amerika File.


45 posted on 12/05/2012 8:44:43 PM PST by Graewoulf ((Traitor John Roberts' Obama"care" violates Sherman Anti-Trust Law, AND the U.S. Constitution.))
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To: TurkeyLurkey

AMEN!!


46 posted on 12/05/2012 9:26:57 PM PST by presently no screen name
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To: Steelers6

It’s best if we let the whole shebang collapse. The U.S. as a constitutional republic is over. Our “representatives” have f****d us and have surrendered to an invasion force that has won without a shot being fired.

Treasonous bastards and bastardettes!


47 posted on 12/06/2012 5:50:17 PM PST by ought-six ( Multiculturalism is national suicide, and political correctness is the cyanide capsule.)
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To: Steelers6

I want to know what laws I can break, that by breaking, not only will I NOT be punished for breaking, but will be REWARDED for breaking!


48 posted on 12/06/2012 5:52:07 PM PST by ought-six ( Multiculturalism is national suicide, and political correctness is the cyanide capsule.)
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To: ought-six

There is no rescue for Illinois.

Write them off like Kalipornia


49 posted on 12/06/2012 5:54:14 PM PST by GeronL (http://asspos.blogspot.com)
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To: NormsRevenge
“Prepare for civil war.. it’s inevitable. Our ‘leaders’ seek it to further consolidate their power. Prove me wrong, Please!”

Regrettably, I can't.

50 posted on 12/06/2012 5:58:25 PM PST by ought-six ( Multiculturalism is national suicide, and political correctness is the cyanide capsule.)
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