The public's opposition to S1348 remains steadfast still. In fact, support has actually dipped from 26%, where it remained for a couple of weeks following the bill's media introduction, to 23% today. Meanwhile, opposition has inched up to a full 50% of those surveyed, with 27% still unsure/oblivious. This in the face of a fullcourt media press by the open borders crowd.
John McCain, whom President Bush believes to be the best Republican Presidential candidate on the immigration issue, has fallen to fourth place among GOP contenders. Giuliani has also slipped, from 30% a week ago to 23% most recently.
Pushing amnesty is not only an act of self-immolation for Republicans over the long-term, it is electoral death in the here-and-now. Keep on your representatives and other key Senators (I called the offices of John Kyl and Mitch McConnel yesterday). Our elites' desire to replace us isn't yet a sealed deal.