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Amnesty Will Not Draw Hispanics to the GOP

awhitehead Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 3:21 PM
Another result of the Republican cave will the the jolly smiles and slaps on the back from D-crats congratulating Repubs for "doing the right thing". Any voter watching this specticle will have to wonder why vote Republican when they won't stand up for anything?
Andy544 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 3:57 PM
It's beyond the "wondering" stage now. Millions of conservative voters have already made the decision about WHO and WHAT the GOP is. Next time around, it's either find a credible 3rd-party (one that doesn't stand for legalization of drugs, 'gay' marriage, and bailing out on Israel), or, if one can't be found..... just sit back and watch the spectacle unfold.... The GOP is 'standing up' for 'lots' of things, btw,,,,,,but smaller government, reduced spending, and defending the borders and the immigration policy of the US just doesn't happen to be one of them...

In 2006 and 2007, Republicans promoting amnesty favored the cliche, “Immigrants do the jobs American’s won’t do.” It was a bad argument then, and with unemployment still hovering around or over 9%, for the last five years, no one even bothers with that anymore. Instead, Republicans are selling amnesty based solely on political expediency. The new cliche is that Republicans will never win the Hispanic vote unless they support amnesty. John McCain, who led the last great push for amnesty says. "The Republican Party is losing the support of our Hispanic citizens. And we realize this is an issue in which...