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The GOP's Immigration Mess

arpiem Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 9:28 PM
It's people such as Hewitt who are destroying the Republican Party, thinking that, instead of standing on principles, you're supposed to kowtow to any group you think might vote for you. What's so hard to understand about the fact that illegal aliens are here ILLEGALLY and should be sent packing as soon as possible, as is done in Mexico and every other sane country?

On Saturday I will be debating Mark Kirkorian on immigration policy before the National Review Institute.

I am a "wet," on the topic. Have been since I opposed California's proposition 187 in 1994.

Mark, the executive director of the Center for Immigration Studies, is a "dry."

Here's the interesting thing about out "debate," to be moderated by National Review's Jim Geraghty: Even if one or the other of us succeeds in persuading everyone in the room of our point of view, it doesn't matter. Not a lick. The GOP is branded as an anti-immigrant party, especially with voters under 30, the...