June 21, 2014
Pelosi: Boehner Using Word ‘Alien’ to Describe Illegals is 'Reprehensible'
6/20/2014 3:16:00 PM - Leah Barkoukis
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi rebuked House Speaker John Boehner on Friday for calling illegal immigrants ‘aliens’ in a tweet he sent out.
Speaker John Boehner ✔ @SpeakerBoehner
Obama admin should immediately deploy additional personnel to assist in the processing & removal of these aliens: http://j.mp/1lbtIxH
11:40 AM - 20 Jun 2014
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“Mr. Speaker, these comments and labels are inexcusable and reprehensible — no one should be politicizing the ordeal of these children in such a manner,” Pelosi’s office said.
Newsflash, NP: ‘alien’ is the correct legal term—even DHS uses it (Unaccompanied Alien Children). http://townhall.com/tipsheet/leahbarkoukis/2014/06/20/pelosi-freaks-out-over-boehner-using-word-alien-to-describe-illegals-n1854061