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Why Not Treat Central American Immigrants Like Mexican and Canadian Immigrants?

1:49 PM, Jul 11, 2014 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
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Charles Krauthammer writes about the crisis of unaccompanied minors from Central America illegally crossing the U.S. border:

Stopping this wave is not complicated. A serious president would go to Congress tomorrow proposing a change in the law, simply mandating that Central American kids get the same treatment as Mexican kids, i.e., be subject to immediate repatriation.

Then do so under the most humane conditions. Buses with every amenity. Kids accompanied by nurses and social workers and interpreters and everything they need on board. But going home.

One thing is certain. When the first convoys begin rolling from town to town across Central America, the influx will stop.

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