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1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

Steve King Threatens Government Shutdown Over Obama's Pending Immigration Move

Rep. Steve King said Wednesday that the Republican House may have no choice but to deny the government funding for 2015 if President Barack Obama goes ahead with plans to legalize millions of illegal immigrants.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration

3 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

Republicans Threaten To Shut Down The Government If Obama Extends Relief To Immigrants

Rep. Steve King floated the possibility of shutting down the government on Wednesday if President Obama issues an executive action granting deportation relief to more undocumented immigrants.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Mitch McConnell, Liberal Political News

7 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

Rubio's Letter on Immigration Shouldn't Stop Obama

As President Barack Obama moves closer to deciding the breadth and scope of any executive action he intends to take on immigration, Sen. Marco Rubio continued running away from his previous support of immigration reform as fast as he can.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, Immigration Reform, Representative Michele Bachmann, US House of Representatives

11 hrs ago | Cityview Online

Sarah Palin, Joni Ernst's political jukebox hero

Political question of the day for Iowans: What's worse, being Sarah Palin, or wanting to be like Sarah Palin? Many opponents of Joni Ernst, the Red Oak Republican seeking a Hawkeye State U.S. Senate seat, make the easy reach in comparing Ernst with another conservative female political figure, Sarah Palin, the Fox News version of a Kardashian.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, Iowa, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Red Oak, IA, Montgomery County, IA

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Siouxland students get ready to take part in their first election

U.S. Congressman Steve King has served western Iowa for more than a decade in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Iowa, Orange City, IA, Inwood, IA, Sioux City, IA

The Washington Post

The GOPa s great Latino hope dresses down DREAMers

As a number of us have argued, the House GOP's hardening opposition to Obama's programs to shield low-priority offenders from deportation is boxing Republicans into a position to the right of Mitt Romney's 2012 "self deportation" stance.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Rand Paul, South Carolina

Mon Aug 25, 2014

TheBlaze.com

Steve King: Obama's immigration move would trigger constitutional crisis

Rep. Steve King warned Monday that President Barack Obama would trigger a "constitutional crisis" if he used his executive authority to give millions of illegal immigrants legal status, a move Obama is reportedly considering before the end of the summer.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Breitbart.com

Steve King: 'Race Hustlers' Trying to 'Monetize' Ferguson Riots, Civil Unrest

Rep. Steve King slammed "race hustlers" like Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson for trying to "monetize" the civil unrest in Ferguson and raise their profiles.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Examiner.com

President Obama is assumed to be the leader of the free world

The understandable pressure on the President of the United States to react to the fighting in Iraq and Syria is mounting.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Daily Kos

Elections ad roundup: Another good spot from Steve King's Democratic challenger

Mowrer, who is taking on unhinged Republican Rep. Steve King, is taking advantage of his financial edge to air his third spot of the cycle.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Barrow, Democrat, Representative Julia Brownley, Representative Cheri Bustos, Representative Brad Schneider

ThinkProgress

Rand Paul Endorses Deporting DREAMers And Other Immigrant Children

Sen. Rand Paul endorsed a pair of measures that move backwards on immigrant rights in an interview with the conservative outlet Breitbart News Thursday.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Illegal Immigration, Harry Reid, Democrat, US House of Representatives

Memeorandum

Steve King Goes Off About Ferguson And The Congressional Black Caucus

Steve King Goes Off About Ferguson And The Congressional Black Caucus - Rep. Steve King has a lot of thoughts about race in America, as he demonstrated in an interview Wednesday that touched on the protests in Ferguson, Mo., the "sin" committed by the likes of Rev.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ferguson, MO, Conservative Political News

Mediaite.com

Rep. Steve King Rants Against 'Irrational' Ferguson Protesters

Most elected officials have been extremely hesitant to condemn the people of Ferguson, Missouri, who have been protesting for nearly two weeks over the fatal shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson .

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Ferguson, MO

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Switched

Huffpost Hill - Policing: a Tankless Job

Steve King pointedly noted that there's no Congressional White Caucus, however there is an informal group known as "Congress."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Guantanamo Bay, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Senate, Mitch McConnell

Politico

Billionaires silent after big splash

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, billionaire Michael Bloomberg and Citigroup exec Carlos Gutierrez gave immigration reform firepower last year, when they lent their money or names to the cause.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Mark Zuckerberg, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Washington Times

Pro-amnesty PAC aiming to dethrone Iowa's Steve King

Immigrants' List, a political action committee dedicated to promoting a generous immigration system in the U.S., is clear in its chief goal this election season: namely, beating Rep. Steve King , Iowa Republican.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Illegal Immigration, Luis Gutierrez, Democrat, 2012 Presidential Election

Tue Aug 19, 2014

TheBlaze.com

GOP lawmaker says detained immigrants living better than deployed members of the military

Rep. Steve King told an audience in Iowa late last week that many of the illegal immigrants being detained at the southern U.S. border are enjoying better living conditions than U.S. soldiers who are deployed overseas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Illegal Immigration, Chickasaw County, IA

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Iowa jails to refuse immigration detainers

For years, local jails detained suspected illegal immigrants without a warrant - But that's changing in a number of Iowa counties.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Iowa, Illegal Immigration, ACLU

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Iowa jails to refuse immigration detainers

For years, local jails detained suspected illegal immigrants without a warrant. Federal officers asked local law enforcement agencies to hold people suspected of not having proper documentation for 48 hours.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Republican, Iowa, Illegal Immigration

Illinoisreview

Republicans outpace Democrats in August Town Hall Meetings

All posts, comments and statements made on IR are those of the authors only. Any disputes must be addressed to the writers, who are solely responsible for their posts, comments and statements.

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Related Topix: US News, Peter DeFazio, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Jeff Fortenberry, Senator Deb Fischer, US Senate, Pat Roberts

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