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A Losing Immigration Strategy

redneck8 Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 6:59 PM
When will these rinos learn? It's not about immigration it's about government freebees
John C6 Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 8:05 PM
Dear red,

Thank you, Sir! ( Or Ma'am, as the case may be. )

Enforce the labor laws and welfare eligibility laws and this problem will evaporate.
These are things that should be done in any case, irrespective.

Sincerely,

John Lepant Brighton CO
Everyone in Washington is showing new interest in immigration reform. President Barack Obama needs to do something to cement the loyalty of Hispanics, who did so much to re-elect him. Republicans seem to grasp that they had better soften their hard line unless they want to forfeit any hope with Latinos and Asian-Americans.

Both sides also agree that a balanced, two-part approach is in order: stricter enforcement and improved border security on one hand and a pathway to legalization on the other. It's an excellent plan -- except for that first part.

To say we need more enforcement to seal the border is...