Bush's pandering to illegals gets him 14% more of the Hispanic vote

We are constantly told that unless we support amnesty, we cannot win elections, even though both Mitt Romney and John McCain soft-pedaled the immigration issue and both lost.  But a new poll shows that in a hypothetical head-to-head with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump gets only 21% of the Hispanic vote, and Jeb Bush gets only 35%.  (And Marco Rubio does even worse then Jeb.  I guess being Hispanic and sponsoring amnesty legislation for illegal aliens isn't enough to get the Hispanic vote.) That's right.  All the pandering to illegals, kissing Jorge Ramos's ring, speaking in Spanish with his halting Forrest Gump accent, promising massive amnesty – all these efforts by Bush gets him a measly extra 14% of the Hispanic vote.  Congratulations! Now remember that Hispanics are only 17% of the population, and many of those are not citizens.  What is 14% of 17%?  Not very much. Now imagine a candidate who can engage voters who stayed...(Read Full Post)