Daniel Larison

Posts in category “immigration”

Rubio’s Opportunism on Immigration Is Coming Back to Haunt Him

The “flip-flop” charge on immigration stings Rubio because it’s completely true and reflects poorly on the candidate.

Posted January 13th, 2016

The Rubio-Cruz Immigration Feud

There is no scenario in which hitting Cruz on immigration benefits Rubio.

Posted December 18th, 2015

Where Rubio Went Wrong

Harry Enten notes that Rubio has become less popular as he has …

Posted May 19th, 2014

Jeb Bush Is Not the Answer For What Ails the GOP

George Will writes a strange column about Jeb Bush: Republicans cannot be …

Posted April 3rd, 2014

The House GOP’s Immigration Folly (II)

Dave Weigel explains why Boehner’s recent comments don’t mean that the House …

Posted February 7th, 2014

The Consequences of Amnesty for the GOP

Michael Brendan Dougherty argues that an amnesty bill wouldn’t be the end …

Posted February 6th, 2014

Rubio Isn’t Doomed, But He Is Wounded

Jonathan Bernstein is half-right in this post about Rubio and immigration: But …

Posted August 7th, 2013

Rubio’s Immigration Woes and the Problem of Political Folk Heroes

Josh Marshall comments on Rubio and immigration (via Sullivan): The immigration reform …

Posted July 19th, 2013

Why Rubio Isn’t a “Winner” on Immigration

Chris Cillizza tries to make the case that Rubio has emerged from …

Posted July 1st, 2013

Rubio, the New Romney or the New McCain?

Byron York considers the implications of Rubio’s changed position on immigration: Does …

Posted June 27th, 2013

Rubio and the Politics of Immigration

Jonathan Strong reviews the changes in Marco Rubio’s immigration position between his …

Posted June 24th, 2013

Rubio and the Politics of Immigration Revisited

Marin Cogan guesses that Marco Rubio will end up abandoning the push …

Posted April 4th, 2013

The Iraq War and the Obama Era

Most of Ross Douthat’s account of how the Iraq war created the …

Posted March 24th, 2013

Rubio and the Next Republican Nominee

Harry Enten lists the reasons he doubts that Rubio will be the …

Posted February 12th, 2013

Rubio and the Politics of Immigration (IV)

David Freedlander’s analysis of Rubio and immigration gets something very wrong: Rubio …

Posted January 30th, 2013

Rubio and the Politics of Immigration (III)

Michael Gerson gives Rubio undeserved credit for political risk-taking on immigration: Rubio …

Posted January 30th, 2013

Rubio and the Politics of Immigration (II)

Jennifer Rubin marvels that pro-immigration conservatives and opportunists have jumped on the …

Posted January 25th, 2013