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We noted the remarks of a leader of the Tea Party movement in Texas, who bemoaned the high number of Hispanics in the legislature and said it was why "good" illegal-immigrant laws couldn't get passed.
One reader noted the argument could be taken to other aspects of the lege.
Wow. I am the last one to support illegal immigration, but I fully support all legally elected American citizens in our legislature's right to be there. You could use this 'too many' argument in so many cases though so I am going to start with.... the recent anti-abortion legislation only passed as there are too many men in the legislature. We have to do something about that.