The Raw Story reports that Richard Land, of the Southern Baptist Convention (for the time being) testified before the House Judiciary Committee July 14th, quoting Matthew 25:34-40, Leviticus 19:34, Hebrews 13:2 & Micah 6:8 in support of immigration reform. According to the John Grooms of The Clog blog, Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas) countered with a quote from Romans.

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Nope. Each Senator from a state represents half of that state. I only elected Kay Hagen. I had nothing to do with the other guy.
For a parallel discussion of the current 'Illegal Immigrants List' issue in Utah, see this in the Arguing politics with right wingers is like arguing with creationists discussion, as well.

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