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Will Immigration Reform Kill Rubio's Presidential Chances?

LastStand Wrote: Apr 09, 2013 10:28 AM
I agree, however I think the answer to your question is obviously never. In fact, once they pass amnesty and Democrats have a lock on the White House for the rest of this countries existence, they'll pack the Supreme Court and you'll find the Constitution more and more irrelevant, since you'll have liberal justices interpreting it. I've resigned myself to the fact that I WILL see the demise of the United States of America, possibly before the year is out. What will replace it will be in form only, and the rule of law will cease to exist. It will be one party rule, first by socialists and eventually by communists.

Passing major legislation is not a path to the presidency. So why is Sen. Marco Rubio, who is almost surely running for the 2016 Republican nomination, working so hard on comprehensive immigration reform?

Look at the only lawmaker who has become president in the last half-century. Barack Obama did almost nothing in his brief time in the Senate. His career in the world's greatest deliberative body consisted mainly of showing up, becoming immediately dissatisfied and looking for something better.

Obama never took a leading role crafting any piece of momentous legislation. And some of the things he did do, like voting...