Trying to turn street protests into political power, immigrants rights groups say they are gearing up for a campaign to register 1 million new voters this spring and summer.What are the odds that they will even ask the people they help register whether they're citizens, or bother to inform them that only citizens are entitled to vote, and that an alien who signs a registration form is committing perjury and risks deportation? I hope somebody will be going through all these registrations carefully, and checking the bona fides of each one. I'm afraid that the GOP will wimp out on this important task, so as not to appear "racist". But someone's gotta do it.
Tuesday, May 09, 2006
"Immigrants rights groups" are starting a voter registration drive: