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Incoherent Immigration Reform

gofer Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 2:46 AM
A woman gave birth to a child in Dallas in the same hospital she was born in and both were paid for by the govt. and were illegal. It doesn't matter if they have money to pay for it, they won't because they know they can take advantage of the govt. monies.

Nothing about illegal immigration quite adds up.

Conservative corporate employers still support the idea of imported, cheap, non-union labor -- in a strange alliance with liberal activists who want the larger blocs of Latino voters that eventually follow massive influxes from Latin America.

Yet how conservative are businesses that in the past flouted federal law -- and how liberal are activists who undermined the bargaining power of American minimum-wage, entry-level workers, many of them minorities?

The remedies for illegal immigration under discussion are just as incoherent. If the government now plans to offer some foreign nationals a pathway to citizenship, does...