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When Rick Perry got into the Republican presidential race, many party conservatives rejoiced that they had found their candidate. But not the party's vocal immigration hard-liners. On their issue, they rate the Texas governor slightly worse than the rest of the GOP presidential hopefuls.

“We pulled everything we could get on Perry and immigration, and it came out to a D-minus,” said NumbersUSA Executive Director Roy Beck, who advocates for limited immigration into the United States. http://www.nationaljournal.com/gop-presidential-field-soft-on-immigration--20110825

By Fawn Johnson -- National Journal

Legal Immigration
Illegal Immigration
Elections 2011

Updated: Mon, May 15th 2017 @ 4:03pm EDT