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The Republican Party Needs A Reset On Immigration

Dave M Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 12:55 AM
More garbage in-garbage out.. Before we go around completely changing ourselves to the point where there is no reason for me to vote -maybe you should diagnose what the problem really is instead of projecting what you want the problem to be. Elections are won by turnout. If you can't even get your own party to vote for you what in gods name makes you think anyone else will?. Maybe we should find out why those who stayed home- did stay home before you start applying your own set of blinders to everyone else.

Since the Romney/Ryan ticket’s loss last Tuesday, the Republican Party has been going through a period of soul searching.  Much of that is useless propaganda about how the party needs to move to the ‘center’ (whatever that is) on its tax-cutting growth agenda.

But some of it is a genuinely helpful re-examination of the GOP’s relationship with immigrants and immigrant voter groups. This is a helpful but small step in the right direction. Liberalization of immigration laws was a theme of this column before the election (and a theme of this columnist for many years before). In order to foster more...