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Is Tougher Border Enforcement a Prerequisite for Comprehensive Immigration Reform?

Freedomfighter57 Wrote: Apr 02, 2013 2:07 PM
And why isn't someone in odumwits face for turning those dangerous murderous illegals back out on to the streets of America in the name of sequestor. To purposely place your citizens in harms way like he did is a hanging offense

The "comprehensive" label would suggest that beefed up border security would be at least one integral part of any final reform package, and rest assured that everyone on all sides of the debate will at least claim that it is.  The real question is whether achieving certain concrete benchmarks will be meaningfully required before other elements of the law are triggered, such as starting the clock on a multi-year path to citizenship for illegals.  Virtually every Republican says yes.  Barack Obama (for now) and Janet Napolitano say no.  Chuck Schumer and other Democrats say maybe-ish.  Plus, preliminary legalization...