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The Beginning of the Beginning of the Immigration Debate

king10 - exposing leftism Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 9:10 AM
Succinct and illuminating, loadstar, thank you!
loadstar Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 9:24 AM
thanks...this issue is my one true passion...I SINCERELY believe that the single greatest threat to America's socio-economic well-being is the ILLEGAL alien incursion spreading like a metastasizing cancer

The other side slings myths like confetti-- just doing jobs Americans won't do...we cannot survive without their "cheap" labor...our immigration system is broken (actually, we just need to ENFORCE it)...they just want to be Americans and feed their families-- they will soon fit right in

The end of the first week of the debate over immigration reform proved that it is the roller derby of public policy debates for Republicans and Democrats alike.

Louisiana Senator David Vitter was the first to provide a face plant and skid over the rails. The blowback directed at Vitter for mocking Marco Rubio was intense, and the penalty box includes a copy of An American Son for reading. “Naïve” about immigration doesn’t work well with the son of immigrants.

More seriously, Senator Schumer may have declared immigration reform over before it began...