Hillary Clinton has already crushed Republicans on immigration

Behold: The brilliance of flip-flopping to embrace amnesty

Hillary Clinton.
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You can question Hillary Clinton's political scruples. But don't doubt her political smarts.

There is no better proof of either quality than her U-turn decision last week to go all out in embracing amnesty for undocumented immigrants. Clinton's gambit is a major flip-flop — one that will put Republicans in a bind that they'll have a hard time extricating themselves from. It's heads she wins and tails they lose, regardless of what they do.

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