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On immigration, GOP stands pat

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What we have now is typically referred to as “the status quo.” For immigration and labor migration, external and internal, this means 11 million people in perpetual legal limbo, legal immigration severely restricted, employers increasingly unable to find willing workers, crucial industries dependent on a shrinking supply of illegal labor, a border slightly porous, and the technological tools for rooting out undocumented labor becoming more widespread and effective.

Is the status quo acceptable? To House Republicans, yes. Recently, the House…

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