The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo45° Isolated Showers

Sunday

Hi59° Partly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo39° Partly Cloudy

Monday

Hi55° Increasing Clouds

Monday Night

Lo43° Chance Rain

Tuesday

Hi54° Rain Likely

Tuesday Night

Lo44° Slight Chc Rain

Wednesday

Hi59° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo49° Mostly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi59° Chance Showers

Immigration reform and us

Send to Kindle
Print This
At long last, a start. That’s all it is, but far better than the petty bickering, name calling and thinly disguised hatred that has dominated the discussion of immigration for too long. Our horrid, dysfunctional, nonsensical, counterproductive immigration system desperately needs reform of the liberal sort, in the classical understanding of the word — favoring freedom and individual initiative. We have far to go before that comes true, but with a bipartisan coalition of eight senators rushing their reform plan into the public eye this week, followed immediately by a plan from an openly sympathetic president of the United States, there is hope in the air. It’s just talk so far, but better than we’ve done in two decades.

View my optionsorSign in