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GOP.com lists passage of the 14th amendment as a major Republican ‘accomplishment.’

By Amanda Terkel on August 4, 2010 at 4:45 pm

"GOP.com lists passage of the 14th amendment as a major Republican ‘accomplishment.’"


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Each day, more and more high-profile Republicans are speaking out in support of repealing part of 14th amendment to prevent anyone who is born in the U.S. from automatically becoming a U.S. citizen. Sens. Lindsey Graham (SC), Jon Kyl (AZ), John McCain (AZ), Mitch McConnell (KY), Chuck Grassley (IA) and Jeff Sessions (AL) have all said they back hearings on the issue. However, Media Matters’ Jamison Foser noticed that on GOP.com, the website of the Republican National Committee, the Party brags about the passage of the 14th amendment in its “accomplishments” section:

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