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Political fallout from underage illegals may
spread far from the Rio Grande Valley

Washington Examiner [DC], by Michael Barone

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 7/14/2014 5:25:42 AM

The flood of underage--and many not-so-underage--illegal immigrants from the Central American countries of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador crested in the Rio Grande Valley, but now the waters are being diverted and channeled to other parts of the United States. Well, maybe that metaphor is a bit labored, but my point is that these young and not-so-young people are being transported to various parts of the country, to be put under the care of relatives, we are told, though it´s not so clear that the caregivers are always relatives. My former Washington Examiner colleague Joel Gehrke, now at National Review,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: provide, 7/14/2014 8:18:30 AM     (No. 9923367)

Distribution of future voters has always been the plan. Resulting in flipping red states and installing blue governors.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Citizen Plain, 7/14/2014 9:42:31 AM     (No. 9923539)

There are gangs, jihadists, a variety terrorsts, you name them, coming over the border.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: harper, 7/14/2014 4:06:22 PM     (No. 9924230)

How do you spell Latino Obamason? MS-13.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: StormCnter, 7/14/2014 4:12:55 PM     (No. 9924251)

...and many of those toddlers are accompanied by their pregnant mothers.

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