House Republicans Might Profit By The Example Of Lamar Alexander, Under Fire For His Gang Of Eight Vote
House Republicans thinking of voting for amnesty might want to look at what`s happening to Lamar Alexander:
When Lamar Alexander joined 13 other Senate Republicans to vote for the Gang of Eight’s immigration bill last month, he was waving a red flag in front of the tea party.
Attending a rally in Smyrna, Tenn., last weekend, Alexander was greeted by a crowd of about 300 conservative activists — organizers said — wearing bright red T-shirts that read “Beat Lamar” in big bold letters. They held signs that blared: “You betrayed us” and “No more RINOs. Conservatives only.”
And to drive their point home, the activists lugged around a rhino mascot dubbed “Lamar.”
“I didn’t hear anything they said; they were a mile away,” Alexander told POLITICO. “They were enjoying their First Amendment rights, and I was enjoying playing ‘Johnny B. Goode’ with Mike Huckabee.” [More]
Maybe he doesn`t realize they have the vote? Here`s a picture of some of the protesters from a local paper:
And here`s a video, produced by the protesters:
You`ll see a lot more protesters than the MSM reporter managed to fit into the photograph.