"But that is apparently what large majorities want to do, and they are not all liberal. From a business community that values the labor force, to a broad slice of the public that cannot stomach banishing those who have come here for a better life, America clearly wants to find a way to allow illegals to work and raise families along a path to citizenship."
So we just throw open the gates and become Mexico. Great plan. How many people can the welfare state support? 300 million? 400 million? 500 million? Where is all the money coming from? Great plan. Everyone in the United States will be poor. Everyone. Swell.