“The Congress should abandon the fence, lock, stock and barrel,” Richardson said Thursday in a speech at Georgetown University laying out a four-part plan for immigration overhaul. “It flies in the face of America as a symbol of freedom.”
Note to other prominent Democrats, especially those whose names begin with J and end with Biden or Lieberman. Instead of going on Meet the Press and scolding his own party for not behaving properly in order to capture the Latino vote, Richardson stood up and gave a speech laying out actual work to be done to make immigrants’ lives better. Watch. Learn.