Today, congressional Republicans gave up on their weeks-long battle against President Obama’s unilatteral amnesty and passed a bill that will fund the Department of Homeland Security for the next year–including implementation of the amnesty.
“Will the GOP Majority ever stand for anything?” Heritage President Jim DeMint asks:
If the Republican majority in both houses of Congress is not willing to take a stand and fight against the government takeover of America’s healthcare system or the president’s arrogant usurpation of the constitutional powers of Congress, then what will they fight for? Who will stand with freedom-minded Americans who sent this majority to Washington to fight for them? I hope my former colleagues will ask themselves: “If not us, who? If not now, when?”
Read the rest of the DeMint’s thoughts in this article from the Daily Signal.
And tell us in the comments: what do you think?