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Why Is the House Preparing to Act on Immigration Again?

The Wall Street Journal/NBC poll asked people if a number of issues were a priority — creating jobs, promoting pre-K education, etc. From First Read:

But just as House GOP leaders are considering a possible immigration push for later this year, the poll shows that only 39% think immigration should be a priority for this year. It’s one of the few issues we tested where majorities of Democrats, independents, and Republicans all agree that it should NOT be a priority. Go figure.

As we said yesterday, “this is legislative strategy as unforced error.”

 

Rich Lowry — Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

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