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What This Immigration Debate is All About

05.08.13 2:30 PM ET

As the Washington Post's Jim Tankersley points out, the controversial Heritage Foundation immigration study is really about a society where anything less than a college diploma is no longer sufficient to achieve the American Dream.

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So why are we chomping at the bit to legalize a huge population of poorly educated unauthorized immigrants?

And why are we so thrilled to set the groundwork for more of the same in the future?