California Republicans Want Republican in Congress To Pass Immigration Reform

Demographics in California worrying some in the GOP


MODESTO, Calif. — Republicans in Washington are taking a piecemeal approach to immigration reform — a strategy that could give the party's most polarizing figures a months-long platform to pop off about illegal immigrants.

California Republicans have a much different line: Shut up and get it done.

The divide boils down to simple math for California Republicans, who know they can't win elections here for long without the support of Hispanic voters.