Put me down as one as a Cuban-American who voted for Romney. Yes, we saw that "hope and change" movie before and it does not end well. Trust me: Very bad ending! Just ask my parents and all of those Cubans who came here in the 1960s! Today, I saw a poll that 77% of Latino voters support raising taxes on the rich. Here is a message to the GOP: Amnesty or immigration reform had nothing to do with Obama carrying Hispanos by a huge margin.
This isn´t 1960, and Castro doesn´t look so threatening anymore, especially without the Russian bear standing behind him. The USA lost its chance to free Cuba after the Soviets fell...should´ve just opened the floodgates of American tourists south. Castro would have been gone in a few weeks, overrun by his own people rushing to provide goods and services to tourists and adventurers.
I can promise you, Mr. Canto, that the latinos who have invaded the American Southwest and swamped our services to the point of self-extinction and financial disaster care not one whit about what Cubans think. These ´´hispanics´´ are an entirely different animal, entirely.
Come live out here for awhile, and learn. Failing that, look up MS13, or Reconquista, or MEChA. There are multiple levels of invasion out here. Check out California prison populations, research drunk-driving offenders and sexual assaults in Arizona.
I trust you that Cubans came here for freedom and better life. Mexican latinos believe they STARTED here, that Americans ´took it´ from them, and THEY WANT IT BACK.
Not only that, but look up OTM´s as well. There are ´o´ther ´t´han ´M´exicans coming over our border for purposes of nothing good. There are training camps in Mexico for al qaeda-related groups on how to blend in and look and act like the Mexicans. They´re even learning Mexican Spanish so they can hide with the native Indios who steal across the border. Then they kill the poorer Mexicans who spend their entire life savings for a coyote to get them here, and then lose their lives in the desert when one of these OTM´s kills and beheads the whole group.
We are facing much different issues out here, where the majority of the Democrat votes were cast (some through coercion and threat by their union bosses..... oh don´t get me started on THAT).
What is the purpose of immigration reform Mr. Canto? We already have immigration laws on the in place for becoming a citizen legally. We don`t enforce our laws an adding new `reforms` won`t be enforced either.
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