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Immigration changing political landscape in key states

In the wake of the overwhelming Latino and Asian American support for President Obama in the 2012 election—support that was critical to his re-election—the political winds on immigration have shifted significantly to favor reform with a pathway to citizenship for the approximately 11 million undocumented living in our country.... Read more»

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Apr 11, 2013, 1:17 pm
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So, if I’m to believe what I read here, then all Latinos and Asians support criminal invasions to this country, and all white people do not. Isn’t that…you know, profiling or racist or something? Aren’t those two things bad? Or, are those things only bad except when they serve a particular agenda?

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Apr 11, 2013, 6:14 pm
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Bret, once again you reduce the issue to race and hate. You seem to have a pattern here in your comments about immigration.
How about these people who support immigration reform do so because they are compassionate and displaying real American values? Again try reading Emma Lazarus poem on the Statue of Liberty that express real American values:

The New Colossus

Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame,

With conquering limbs astride from land to land;

Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand

A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame

Is the imprisoned lightning, and her name

Mother of Exiles. From her beacon-hand

Glows world-wide welcome; her mild eyes command

The air-bridged harbor that twin cities frame.

“Keep ancient lands, your storied pomp!” cries she

With silent lips. “Give me your tired, your poor,

Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,

The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.

Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me,

I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”

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