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Will Immigration Reform Kill Rubio's Presidential Chances?

LastStand Wrote: Apr 09, 2013 11:03 AM
I appreciate what NumbersUSA is trying to do. But putting my name on a list that can later be used by the government to target me later is not exactly my idea of being smart. No one in the government CARES what you think or how many people oppose it. If you haven't noticed, they aren't particularly concerned with representing you. The endgame is nearly here, and you'll have a choice between a Democrat, a Socialist and a Communist.
LastStand Wrote: Apr 09, 2013 12:49 PM
Geronimo1958 Wrote: Apr 09, 2013 12:00 PM
"choice between a Democrat, a Socialist and a Communist." that's the same.

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...