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The GOP's Immigration Mess

David356 Wrote: Jan 26, 2013 12:49 PM
"So all the debates in the world don't matter" Mr. Hewitt states, and is the rest of that sentence- 'except the ones where I get to fly 1st to D.C. and partake of dinners and cigars in tony G-town spots while someone else picks up the check'? Nothing against Hewie, but the immigration issue will come nowhere near affecting his life in any way, shape, or form. Punditry has it's own poison. Maybe there's a need to move the 'spoiled' pundits and legislators aside and hear debates from those 'on the ground.' And he's way off on the Caddy thing too. The new models are competing globally with the likes of BMW and Audi. Yo, Hugh-baby, there's a real world in the back of the plane and beyond the limo windows. Switch to sports.

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...