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Immigration cover story [Editorial]
Immigration cover story [Editorial]

Even his supporters must have gotten a chuckle out of House Speaker John Boehner's declaration that immigration reform is in its death throes in his chamber because President Barack Obama can't be trusted to enforce whatever law they pass. As a bit of political theater, it was a great way to tie in Republican 2014 talking points about health care reform and executive orders, but the demise of immigration reform is strictly a single party affair. Pardon us while we restate the obvious. The Democratically-controlled U.S. Senate approved immigration reform with overwhelming bipartisan support. President Obama says he'll even embrace further compromise over the most...

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