Dobbs: Bush, Congress Out of Touch With Most Americans

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  1. KenH

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    NEW YORK (CNN) -- President Bush says that the installation of the new Iraqi government was a "watershed event," but at the same time warns Americans of the challenges and loss as we continue to prosecute the war against Iraqi insurgents. Sen. Harry Reid declares that legislation that would render English the national language is racist.

    Thirty-seven Democrats vote for full amnesty for all illegal aliens in this country, even though nobody really knows whether the number is 11 million, 12 million or 20 million. The Senate Republican leadership demands that a "comprehensive immigration reform" plan must be passed before this Memorial Day weekend. And the president signs into law a tax cut that raises taxes on the educational funds of teenagers saving for college.

    Never before in our country's history have both the president and Congress been so out of touch with most Americans. Never before have so few of our elected officials and corporate leaders been less willing to commit to the national interest. And never before has our nation's largest constituent group -- some 200 million middle-class Americans -- been without representation in our nation's capital.

    - rest from Lou Dobbs' column at LINK
     
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    A very sad and unfortunately true statement...

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    They're not out of touch.

    They know what the country wants concerning immigration. They're just ignoring it.
     
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    Bush is also out of touch with much of the English language. I actually cringe with embarrassment for him every time he attempts to give a speech.
     

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