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‘She’s Literally Protected To Lie’: Immigration Chief Reacts To ‘White Supremacist’ Accusation From Debbie Wasserman Schultz

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Acting USCIS Director Ken Cuccinelli accused Florida Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of leveraging constitutional protections in order to make “completely false” statements about him and the president.

Cuccinelli, the acting director of Citizenship and Immigration Services, participated in a House Oversight Committee hearing on Wednesday. While many Democrats grilled the acting USCIS chief throughout the hearing, the most notable exchange took place when Wasserman Schultz accused Cuccinelli of only wanting immigrants who look like “Caucasian Americans,” and claimed he was propagating a “white supremacist” agenda.

Cuccinelli appeared Friday on Fox News to discuss the defamatory remarks.

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“I’m under oath and she’s literally protected to lie,” Cuccinelli said on Fox & Friends, referring to the Speech or Debate Clause within the Constitution. The clause gives wide-ranging immunity to members of Congress in their public statements, giving them free rein to make whatever comments.

Cuccinelli, however, argued that Wasserman Schultz abused the Speech or Debate Clause to make false statements.

“I don’t think the founders [of the Constitution] ever intended it to be a shield for lying and trying to plant narratives out in the public — and that was what she was doing,” Cuccinelli said. “She wasn’t at much of the committee hearing. She came in, laid on her smears, both me and the president, all completely false, and then wasn’t there much longer — got on her broom and left.”

“It was a flyby for her to get her little soundbite. It wasn’t substantive,” the USCIS chief continued. “And people need to realize that’s what’s going on in so many of these congressional hearings. They have no interest in the truth.”

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The USCIS acting director went on to say that committee rules were structured in a way that prevented him from responding to Wasserman Schultz’s accusations, so he had no choice but to interject at times.

“You and Mr. Trump don’t want anyone who looks or talks different than Caucasian Americans to be allowed into this country,” Wasserman Schultz said during the Wednesday hearing. “You want to block all immigration and make life harder for immigrants, and you have demonstrated that you will pursue this heinous, white supremacist ideology at all costs.”

Cuccinelli vehemently denied the accusation during the hearing, and told the Florida lawmaker that she was “cloaked in legislative privilege.”

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3 comments

  1. Force Recon Marine

    The Democrat party is the world’s most successful hate group. It attracts poor people who hate rich people, black people who hate white people queer people who hate straight people, feminists who hate men, environmentalists who hate internal combustion engines and hordes of bratty college kids who hate their parents.

    The “Demon”scat party (scions of Satan) hates everything that is good and is hell bent on destroying what God has created and replacing it with evil. The Democrat party hates life itself while extolling their virtuous agenda in the name of saving the planet which is nothing but prevarication Democrats will murder innocent life (abort) babies in the name of having a “personal choice”.

    However, the real secret of the party’s success is that it attracts the support of AMORAL “journalists”(?) who hate Conservatives, and who therefore work tirelessly to convince everyone that they are the only ones who are right and that everyone should vote democrat!

    Demorrhoids are the party of TAKE !!! Demorrhoids want to TAKE your speech from you – Demorrhoids want to TAKE your ability to defend yourself, not from the criminal element but from THEM – Demorrhoids want to TAKE your freedom to keep government out of your own home – Demorrhoids want to TAKE your right to due process – Demorrhoids want to TAKE your right of self incrimination away from us – Demorrhoids want to TAKE your right of a speedy trial holding you in custody for as long as they want – Demorrhoids want to TAKE your right of trial by jury with appointed pre-formed judgments of guilt (fourth amendment usurpation’s) by judges passing down opinions favorable to the Demorrhoids – Demorrhoids want to TAKE your other rights not mentioned in the constitution at their direction – Demorrhoids want to TAKE your guarantees by allowing individual states to USURP/SHRED Our Constitution to suit their own agendas. Demorrhoids want to TAKE your money and give it to people who don’t work or will NOT ASSIMILATE into the American Culture as DIRECTED by OUR Constitution!!!

    Democrat 2020 Platform * take away private healthcare * take away your gun * take away your car * take away your steaks and hamburgers * raise your taxes * kill more babies.

  2. Democrats are so hostile toward anyone who isn’t a democrat, they’re free to belittle and harass anyone they take a disliking to, and it seems they dislike everyone. They become heroes to the other fiends in their group and for some reason they never seem to tire of being what they appear to be to the public – piranhas. They gnash their teeth, damage those they have free rein over, then swim away till the next feeding frenzy. Shame on all democrats who treat other people as if they were their next meal.

  3. Every member of Congress is legally allowed to lie, to libel and to slander citizens. How many people noticed and objected to Congress’ decision to exempt themselves from application of the R.I.C.O. statutes when they were passed; evidently they realized that if they did not exempt themselves, the Justice Department could prosecute members of Congress of taking part in schemes to defraud citizens (what do you think they are doing when the promise to use tax money for one thing but then use for something else). They also are exempt from the laws against libel and slander while speaking on the floor of Congress and elsewhere as long as they hold office. Only the extreme narcissism that pervades all of D.C. causes them to be less than efficient at stealing from the public.

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