Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) had hinted earlier Wednesday that Democrats could advance the legislation solely to secure votes on measures they favor, such as funding for the Zika virus, gun control and comprehensive immigration reform. But separate from procedural tactics, Reid made clear he and most other Senate Democrats detested the legislation written by Toomey and Cruz.
‚ÄúRepublicans want red meat going into their convention,‚ÄĚ Reid said. ‚ÄúAmericans deserve a real solution to our broken immigration system, not dog-whistle politics.‚ÄĚ
Senator Reid was informed where the flaw in the system resides:
‚ÄĒ James Woods (@RealJamesWoods) July 7, 2016
If you want to know why it‚Äôs ‚Äúbroken,‚ÄĚ look in the mirror, Harry!