Boehner`s Boner: "Bipartisan" House Group Reaches Preliminary Deal On Immigration, Details Of Surrender To Be Announced
May 17, 2013, 02:29 PM
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Own goal for Team Red:

Bipartisan House Group Reaches Preliminary Immigration Deal 
By ASHLEY PARKER 
A bipartisan group in the House working on an overhaul of the nation’s immigration laws reached a deal in principle Thursday evening, aides said. The group plans to introduce its bill in June. 
Details of the compromise were not released, but, much like a bill introduced in the Senate, the House legislation will include a path to legalization for the 11 million undocumented workers already in the country, as well as increased border security measures. ... 
The two-hour meeting Thursday evening, a last-ditch effort to save the legislation, finally produced the agreement in principle. 
Speaker John A. Boehner had talked to the Republican members of the group last week and urged them to produce a bill. ...
One final issue that was resolved Thursday night, aides said, was how immigrants, who are not initially eligible for federal benefits, would pay for their health insurance costs — something Democrats and Republicans agreed would be a requirement for legal status. Exactly how the compromise resolved this issue was unclear. 

Uh, uh, yeah, health care costs ... but Jason Richwine says Hispanics average lower in IQ!

So, there.
“If the takeaway is that you’ve got a bipartisan process in the House of Representatives that legalizes 11 million people, that’s a huge momentum-giver,” said Angela Kelley, the vice president of immigration policy at the [Democrat] Center for American Progress. “It adds more than it takes away. That’s what people will remember.”