THINK ABOUT IT EDITORIAL - Politicians and immigration issues

Updated: Apr. 10, 2018 at 2:25 PM MST
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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is commentary by Joe Hengemuehler, Vice President and General Manager of KOLD News 13. Viewers with responsible opposing views are welcome to respond by clicking HERE.

The highest court in Arizona just ruled those covered under DACA are *not eligible for lower in-state tuition rates at our state's universities and community colleges.

Young people known as "dreamers" – undocumented immigrants brought here as children – are understandably upset.

OUR politicians could have solved this issue along with so many other immigration issues long ago.  But they would rather have immigration as a campaign issue, and with the mid-terms coming up, it's unlikely we'll see a solution this year.

THINK ABOUT IT – no matter where you stand in the immigration debate, shouldn't our leaders at least work on a solution?  That's why we elect them.

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