David Vitter (@DavidVitter) June 12, 2013
As Sen. Marco Rubio bragged a few days ago, the Gang of Eight bill grants legal status to illegal aliens before anything has to be done to beef up border security.
That’s great news if you support amnesty, but not so good for the rest of us.
Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, has introduced an amendment that purports to increase border security in the bill. But according to Sen. David Vitter, R-La., the amendment won’t change the fact that illegal aliens will be granted legal status before the border is secured.
Other opponents of the Gang of Eight bill seem to agree: