Sen. Kyl Claims Obama Told Him: "If We Secure the Border, Then You Won't Have Any Reason to Support Comprehensive Immigration Reform" (Video)
Breaking: 0bama is holding the lives of Arizonans, Texans, Californians, etc. HOSTAGE to acheive his political agenda–
Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ) told an audience in North Tempe that Obama is holding the border hostage.
“They want to get something in return for doing their duty.”
On June 18, 2010, Arizona Republican Senator Jon Kyl told the audience at a North Tempe Tea Party town hall meeting that during a private, one-on-one meeting with President Obama in the Oval Office, the President told him, regarding securing the southern border with Mexico, “The problem is, . . . if we secure the border, then you all won’t have any reason to support ‘comprehensive immigration reform.'” [Audible gasps were heard throughout the audience.] Sen. Kyl continued, “In other words, they’re holding it hostage. They don’t want to secure the border unless and until it is combined with ‘comprehensive immigration reform.'”
Hat Tip Brian B.
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