Obama and his allied progressives have quietly directed business lobbyists against the GOP
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Reform-minded GOP legislators are nudging the GOP’s immigration debate towards a focus on American wage-earners, and away from a focus on companies’ demands for new workers.

“Rather than responding to the big-money lobbying on K Street, we need to make sure working-class Americans show up by the millions to reject Obamacare and vote out the Democrats,” said a Jan. 31 statement from Sen. Ted Cruz. That’s a new populist twist for Cruz, a libertarian, who is expected to run for president in 2016.