Immigration seems set to play a large role in the primary. A group called Numbers USA has been running commercials that call on Congress to tighten immigration rules. A diverse cast of characters — white, black, Asian and Hispanic — ask, “Should Congress give new work permits to 1 million new legal immigrants again this year when 20 million Americans of all colors, national origin and religion are having trouble finding jobs?”http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/12/us/politics/campaign-appeals-to-inundate-south-carolina-voters.html?_r=1&pagewanted=print

By Jeremy W. Peters -- New York Times

Legal Immigration

Originally Published: Wed, Jan 11th 2012 @ 2:38pm EST