Scott Brown: Senate Amnesty Bill Leads to More Illegal Immigration

Breitbart — Scott Brown, the GOP U.S. Senate nominee in New Hampshire, believes the Senate’s “Gang of Eight” immigration bill would lead to more illegal immigration surging across the border, he said in a debate Monday night, according to Bloomberg Politics. “No, I would not have supported that bill, because it still did not address the one thing that is very important,” Brown said when asked for his thoughts on the bill during the debate. “Whatever we do on these very important issues, I can’t provide and continue to provide incentives rewarding that illegality by EBT cards, preferential housing. I did not believe the mechanisms in there were strong enough to address that very real issue. And I also believe that it dealt with the amnesty issue a little bit too leniently.” Incumbent Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), whom Brown is challenging, reaffirmed her support for the “Gang of Eight” bill—which she voted for in 2013. Shaheen said: [Read More]