According to, a congressional newspaper that publishes when Congress is in session, "Romney believes that one way to attract more minorities to the GOP is to pass immigration reform before the next election, saying the issue becomes demagogued by both parties on the campaign trail." The article also quotes Romney as saying, "We have a natural affinity with Hispanic-American voters, Asian-American voters."

By Joan Vennochi -- Boston Globe Columnist

Elections 2009
immigration reform
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Updated: Thu, May 11th 2017 @ 4:38pm EDT