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The Proper Paperwork

Harry Reid’s reluctance to seat Senator Brown (R., Mass.) — boy, I enjoyed typing that — until “the proper paperwork has been received” seems awfully finicky for a man who famously declared he wanted to bring “12 million undocumented Americans out of the shadows.”

Why not start by bringing the undocumented senator out of the shadows? Given the unelected Dems sitting in the Senate as replacements for Obama and his cabinet appointees, it would demonstrate a particular contempt for the people’s voice to hold up the one guy who fought and won an election to get in there.

Mark Steyn is an international bestselling author, a Top 41 recording artist, and a leading Canadian human-rights activist.

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