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  •  In fact, they're trying to sieze an advantage (2+ / 0-)
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    skohayes, Heart of the Rockies

    among Latinos.

    You can't make this stuff up.

    by David54 on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 06:00:35 AM PST

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    •  Just wait until the issue is actually addressed... (3+ / 0-)
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      skohayes, Remediator, cybersaur

      ...in MSM talk shows leading up to legislation, and during  the Congressional hearings and floor debates. Not everyone will be "on board" just because the GOP Leadership recognizes they have "a Rubicon which must be crossed", and they won't be coy about it.

      When you are right you cannot be too radical; when you are wrong, you cannot be too conservative. --Martin Luther King Jr.

      by Egalitare on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 06:14:16 AM PST

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      •  Yes (1+ / 0-)
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        If they start talking about amnesty, the way the pundits on the right (including Charles Krauthammer) have been since the election, the Tea Party will go nuclear.

        “We are not a nation that says ‘don’t ask, don’t tell.’ We are a nation that says ‘out of many, we are one.’” -Barack Obama

        by skohayes on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 06:22:29 AM PST

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        •  I'm not so sure. I think the anti-Latino subset (1+ / 0-)
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          may be small compared to the set that is anti-abortion, and they are still up for a fight, even though they've lost hope in the SCOTUS.

          You can't make this stuff up.

          by David54 on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 06:24:27 AM PST

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