Ted Cruz and Knee-Jerk Opposition to Immigration Reform

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By Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post

It is not surprising that some lawmakers instantly reacted negatively toward the bipartisan immigration reform proposal rolled out on Monday.

But I must say I was disappointed, based on the praise he has garnered as a thoughtful man, by the response of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.). For starters it doesn’t sound like Cruz or his staff read the proposal because the four-page plan goes to some lengths to spell out that illegal immigrants would not take priority over those waiting “in line” for green cards, let alone for citizenship.

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