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A Losing Immigration Strategy

rgoldsberry Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 4:19 PM
It is about time some of these supposedly intelligent people start thinking about the millions of american citizens who are unemployed (through no fault of their own) because illegal aliens who were brought here ( through no fault of their own) have taken the jobs.
aalexander306 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 2:07 PM
On the contrary, most illegal aliens went to great efforts and expense to come here illegally. It certainly was their fault.
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...