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Analysis: A divided party debates when to vote on immigration

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WASHINGTON — House Republicans can’t shake their identity crisis. Their struggle over how and whether to push an immigration bill continues to plague an already divided party.

The party’s establishment wing is hinting it wants to vote on some aspect of the issue before the midterm elections. But hard-core conservatives, angry with Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, for mocking their tactics in a speech last month, have vowed to be vigilant against letting any kind of distasteful legislation slip through to the floor.

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