RUSH: You know, look, folks, according to the New York Times, it’s not even the Gang of Eight. It’s one of two things. It’s the Gang of Nine with Obama as part of it or it’s the Gang of One, and it’s all Obama. Because the New York Times is making it plain that Obama is directing what happens on the immigration bill and that the Republicans involved don’t want anybody knowing that. The Republicans don’t want that to get out.
We understand the Democrats trying to shield Obama, but Republicans? So this Hoeven-Corker amendment is really the Obama amendment. It was Obama’s idea, possibly, and they found a couple guys to put their names on it.