Ryan: House Will Take up Immigration in Pieces

VOTE RYAN OUT, HE IS A RINO!!

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Supporters of an immigration overhaul are renewing hopes that 2014 could bring the first sweeping changes in decades. Ryan expressed optimism at a luncheon hosted by the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce but reiterated an insistence among GOP lawmakers that reforms happen piecemeal.

“Let’s just say it’s eight bills — I don’t know. These will represent a smart approach,” Ryan said. “We don’t want to get into a situation where we end up with some big 1,000-page bill. But we do realize there are things that have to be sequenced.”

The Senate last year passed a comprehensive, bipartisan bill that addressed border security, provided enforcement measures and offered a path to citizenship for the estimated 11 million immigrants living in the United States illegally.

President Barack Obama has signaled he’s open to a piecemeal approach but has said all the components must be done in the end. Ryan said…

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