Rep. Luis Gutierrez told the crowd [of nearly 100,000 demonstrators] that immigrants are here to stay. And the Illinois Democrat pledged to work to block a controversial bill that would drastically strengthen immigration laws. [Referring to HR 4437]
"Shut the Senate down until you get the voice of immigrants who work so hard," said Rep. Luis Gutierrez.
Hat Tip to Daniel for bringing this to our attention.
As a rule, I don't normally repeat blog entries, however, when I saw this one, it made me furious.
When a representatives start promoting illegal aliens, it really says that we have a larger problem than we realize. People in high places that are aiding and abetting illegals should be removed from office because it is obvious where their loyalties are.
Provisions of HR 4437 unlawful presence in the US would be considered a felony, with undocumented immigrants facing potential jail time.