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bklyncowgirl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Nov-16-07 12:40 PM
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5. I do believe you have a point there.
Richardson's a border governor who has to deal with this problem on a day to day basis. I thought his answer on this issue was excellent.

Problem is he's not going to win any brownie points with anyone with this approach. The anti-immigrant build a wall types aren't going to hear that walls don't work. The cheap labor, let 'em in advocates would bristle at real enforcement of labor laws and I'm pretty sure Mexico isn't going to be thrilled about being told to stop dumping it's excess workers on us.

I like Bill a great deal. I'm hoping he picks up some momentum after this good debate performance.
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  -Richardson: 'Stop demonizing immigrants' DeepModem Mom  Nov-16-07 10:37 AM   #0 
  - Don't expect xenophobes to agree, but he's right about that  Warpy   Nov-16-07 10:46 AM   #1 
  - Lou Dobbs has been so influential in the HATE  rodeodance   Nov-16-07 10:50 AM   #2 
  - When the republickers say the Democrats are weak on illegal immigration,  muntrv   Nov-16-07 11:13 AM   #3 
  - Richardson's big mistake - he actually tries to SOLVE problems  MH1   Nov-16-07 11:45 AM   #4 
  - I do believe you have a point there.  bklyncowgirl   Nov-16-07 12:40 PM   #5 
  - He did do quite well last night  goodgd_yall   Nov-16-07 12:52 PM   #8 
  - He does seem to be a problem solver. nt  polichick   Nov-16-07 01:30 PM   #10 
  - That was one of several good remarks Richardson made last night n/t  goodgd_yall   Nov-16-07 12:44 PM   #6 
  - I honestly have never heard anyone in real life "demonize" illegal immigrants...  polichick   Nov-16-07 12:49 PM   #7 
  - Glenn Beck and Lou Dobbs  MH1   Nov-16-07 01:29 PM   #9 
  - I couldn't watch Glenn Beck for five minutes...  polichick   Nov-16-07 01:32 PM   #11 
  - delete nt  polichick   Nov-16-07 02:32 PM   #13 
  - Should've put this in my edit on #11...  polichick   Nov-16-07 02:38 PM   #14 
  - Visit my town for a week. n/t  rucky   Nov-16-07 04:16 PM   #17 
     - Are citizens of your town complaining...  polichick   Nov-16-07 04:19 PM   #18 
        - They just don't like fer-ners around here. n/t  rucky   Nov-16-07 04:27 PM   #19 
           - LOL  polichick   Nov-16-07 04:31 PM   #20 
              - They're all illegal, according to them.  rucky   Nov-16-07 04:36 PM   #21 
                 - Well, I don't think people are out of line to be outraged...  polichick   Nov-16-07 04:44 PM   #22 
  - I was really glad he was able to get this out last night  WesDem   Nov-16-07 01:47 PM   #12 
  - Immigrants are one thing, illegals another.  DuSTeR   Nov-16-07 03:55 PM   #15 
  - Richardson won last night.  rucky   Nov-16-07 04:15 PM   #16 
 

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