Imagine, if you would, the phrase ‘neener neener neener,’ sung to the tune of the Hallelujah Chorus…
Presiding Bishop H. David Burton:
“Our presence here testifies to the fact that we are appreciative of what has happened in the Legislature this session. We feel the Legislature has done an incredible job on a very complex issue.”
Arturo Morales-LLan, head of Legal Immigrants for Immigration Law Enforcement:
“David Burton has a right to be present or to be involved in any affairs concerning the faith, but he does not speak for the First Presidency.”
Ron Mortensen, an ardent opponent of the legislation:
“I am shocked that the church would support a bill that literally sacrifices 50,000 Utah children, who are the victims of identity theft, for the benefit of illegal aliens.”
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