Romney’s Immigration Dilemma

May 9 2012 @ 2:46pm

Kornacki lays it out:

To have any chance of cutting into Obama’s massive Hispanic advantage, Romney needs to move to the middle on immigration, which explains why he’s backed away from some of his most extreme primary season pronouncements. So far, this hasn’t caused a revolt on the right, but the real test – when Rubio unveils his watered-down Dream Act and Romney is forced to say “yes” or “no” – is still to come.

Relatedly, Michael Scherer sizes up the Romney campaign's outreach to Latino voters.