will be huge, extensively covered, and without effect. Immmigration reform is not happening in this Congress, and the organizers of the march are among those responsible for the deadlock.
If regularization of illegal immigrants’ status had been the goal of the organizers, they would have urged the quick passage of the House bill with its 700 miles of border fencing. With serious border enforcement in the works, a large majority of voters would have supported some regularization program.
But the march organizers don’t want that deal. They don’t want any deal. They want conflict and polarization.