Headline: Bush admin. makes immigration strides in 2008
WASHINGTON – The U.S. government arrested and deported record numbers of illegal immigrants — nearly 350,000 — in the past year, authorities say. It has also naturalized a record number of new Americans during the same time period, more than 1 million. Bush administration officials consider these to be great accomplishments within a system that President-elect Obama calls "broken and overwhelmed" on his transition Web site.
Had this article seen the light of day two weeks ago, there would have been something else to talk about during the campaign. And that something just might have been good for the Conservative movement. We can't have that, can we?